On 20 October Rushanara Ali MP spoke at a virtual seminar on the Rohingya crisis hosted by the Commonwealth Secretariat.Read more
On 21 October Rushanara Ali MP joined the panel at BBC Politics Live.Read more
On 15 October it was announced that London will move into Tier 2 Covid restrictions from midnight on Friday 16 October.
On 15 October, Rushanara Ali MP questioned the Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, during his urgent statement.Read more
On 13 October Rushanara Ali MP took part in Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office Questions.Read more
Rushanara Ali MP supports Emma-Lewell Buck MP's School Breakfast Bill as a signatory.Read more
On 13 October Rushanara Ali MP took part in an important Westminster Hall Debate on Uyghur Muslims.Read more
On 12 October Rushanara Ali MP appeared on BBC Newsnight to discuss the Prime Ministers' new three-level alert covid system.Read more
On 8 October 2020, Human Rights Watch published a new report on Myanmar’s mass detention of Rohingya people in Rakhine State.
The report condemned the ongoing human rights violations the Myanmar government and military have committed against the Rohingya. It found that the detention of 130,000 Rohingya in squalid camps amounts to the crimes against humanity of apartheid and persecution.
Human Rights Watch called for the Myanmar government to urgently end the arbitrary and indefinite detention of the Rohingya in these camps.Read more
Following a spike in coronavirus infections in Tower Hamlets, Rushanara Ali MP raised her concerns, and outlined what steps the government should be taking to tackle this.Read more