Australia transfers asylum-seekers at sea (21)

IOL 2014.07.07 12:32
By Byron Kaye AFP Australian Immigration Minister Scott Morrison speaks to the Lowy Institute for International Policy in Sydney. Picture: Peter Parks Sydney - Australia said on Monday that 41 asylum-seekers had been handed to Sri Lankan authorities at sea, another step that has galvanised opposition to the government's hardline policy against illegal arrivals and raised fears of rights abuses in Sri Lanka.
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