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James Cleverly - British prisoners & human rights victims hold hope for new Foreign Minister

Will Cleverly be wise enough to balance trade deals and human rights?

British prisoners who have felt abandoned by their government have new hope that former Minister for State James Cleverly will take a more hands on approach to helping Britons facing human rights violations abroad.

Having served as the Minister of State for the Middle East, Cleverly is in an excellent position to jump straight into dealing with the tasks at hand.

“We hope that the need for stronger alliances with the Middle East will not overshadow the British tradition of promoting principles of human rights abroad”, asserts Radha Stirling, founder of Detained in Dubai and host of the