Overseas Operations Bill



UN human rights chief calls for war crimes bill to be revised

The UN's human rights chief has urged Westminster politicians to amend a controversial bill which would protect some British soldiers from prosecution for suspect war crimes overseas.

Published 13 April 2021

Lords to scrutinise Overseas Operations Bill

Controversial legislation which would protect some British soldiers from prosecution for suspected war crimes overseas is due to be debated in the House of Lords this afternoon.

Published 20 January 2021