UK: Older people in care homes abandoned to die amid government failures during COVID-19 pandemic

A series of “shockingly irresponsible” Government decisions put tens of thousands of older people’s lives at risk and led to multiple violations of care home residents’ human rights, said Amnesty International today, following an investigation by the human rights group’s Crisis Response team.Amnesty’s 50-page report – As If Expendable: The UK Government’s Failure to Protect … Continue reading UK: Older people in care homes abandoned to die amid government failures during COVID-19 pandemic