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Australia asylum seekers face a refugee policy to condemn, not replicate, despite what PM says

Sep 24th, 2016 | By Greg Barns | Category: Countries of the World

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA. REPORT FROM GREG BARNS AND ANNA TALBOT. This past Tuesday Australia’s Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, stood in front of world leaders and claimed his government’s refugee policy was the best in the world. But many people in Australia will tell you that Mr Turnbull’s boasting was misplaced. Australia’s policy is based on deterrence, [...]