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Howard asylum-seeker tactics worked, says people-smuggler Sayed Abbas - The Australian

Howard asylum-seeker tactics worked, says people-smuggler Sayed Abbas - The Australian | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
Howard asylum-seeker tactics worked, says people-smuggler Sayed Abbas The Australian It is believed his syndicate has pocketed hundreds of thousands of dollars by sending dozens of asylum-seeker boats to Christmas Island, including one that sank in...
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The real story of asylum seekers is drowned out by fear and bigotry ...

The real story of asylum seekers is drowned out by fear and bigotry ... | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
People swear they know someone who knows someone who came over in a leaky boat and who hasn't worked a day since because they are comfortable being nursed on the Government's knee. Such asylum seekers may ...
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Katter takes aim at boat people - The West Australian

Katter takes aim at boat people - The West Australian | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
The West Australian Katter takes aim at boat people The West Australian In a colourful announcement at Parliament House in Perth yesterday, he said the boats should have interception capacity to deter anyone trying to land unannounced like the...
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Tony Abbott admits 'danger' of turning back boats policy - The Australian

Tony Abbott admits 'danger' of turning back boats policy - The Australian | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
The Australian Financial Review Tony Abbott admits 'danger' of turning back boats policy The Australian TONY Abbott admits his controversial policy of turning back asylum-seeker boats may be dangerous, as he suggested it could occur without...
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ASYLUM SEEKERS: THEY. ARE NOT. ILLEGAL. - The Hoopla

ASYLUM SEEKERS: THEY. ARE NOT. ILLEGAL. - The Hoopla | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
Is that something you learned at Sunday School, Scott? It's not just about asylum seekers. Mr. Morrison routinely uses the 'big Australia' debate to evoke images of boat people swamping our shores. This defies demography.
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Asylum Seekers: 'Illegal Label is Legally Wrong' (THE AGE ...

Asylum Seekers: 'Illegal Label is Legally Wrong' (THE AGE ... | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
... of the term “illegal” incorrectly implies a level of criminality and wrong-doing, the guidelines are alluding to the propaganda of those who wish to demonise asylum seekers by falsely implying that boat arrivals are bad people ...
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Alert on 'criminal' boat people

Alert on  'criminal'  boat people | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
An accused Egyptian terrorist, a suspected Sri Lankan murderer and an Iranian wanted for drug trafficking have all arrived in Australia recently on asylum seeker boats.
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Two attempt suicide at detention centre | Hazara Asylum Seekers

Two attempt suicide at detention centre | Hazara Asylum Seekers | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
Meanwhile, Australian authorities said on Wednesday they had intercepted two more suspected asylum seeker boats with 175 people on board. The first, with 107 people, was spotted near Cocos (Keeling) Island and the ...
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Australia's treatment of asylum seekers and refugees (Pt 1a ...

Australia's treatment of asylum seekers and refugees (Pt 1a ... | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
Detention policy in Australia began to evolve in response to the arrival of the first wave of boats carrying people seeking asylum from the aftermath of the Vietnam War. Over half the Vietnamese population was displaced in ...
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NZ does not want asylum seekers - The West Australian

NZ does not want asylum seekers - The West Australian | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
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NZ does not want asylum seekers
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The asylum seekers' resolve to get to New Zealand has sparked fears there that boat people are targeting the country, and that Australia could become a “transit country”.
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Up to 60 asylum seekers missing after boat sinks off coast of Indonesia - NEWS.com.au

Up to 60 asylum seekers missing after boat sinks off coast of Indonesia - NEWS.com.au | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
Up to 60 asylum seekers missing after boat sinks off coast of Indonesia NEWS.com.au A number of asylum seekers were reportedly rescued by local fishermen after the boat sank in the Sunda Strait between Java and Sumatra but it is thought scores are...
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'The boat has broken, water is coming inside' - Brisbane Times

'The boat has broken, water is coming inside' - Brisbane Times | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
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'The boat has broken, water is coming inside'
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Asylum seekers who clung to the wreckage of a doomed boat to Australia ended up back in Indonesia even before the alarm had been raised.
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Asylum seeker boat continuing trend: Libs - Ninemsn - Ninemsn

Asylum seeker boat continuing trend: Libs - Ninemsn - Ninemsn | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
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Asylum seeker boat continuing trend: Libs - Ninemsn
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Asylum seeker boat continuing trend: Libs. 4:14pm April 19, 2013.
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Asylum seeker boat arrival near Christmas Island the biggest this year

Asylum seeker boat arrival near Christmas Island the biggest this year | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
AUSTRALIAN authorities have intercepted a vessel carrying 184 asylum seekers and two crew - the largest boatload to arrive this year. (The mega boat follows a record month of arrivals in April with 3316 people reaching Australia by boat.
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So much for no boat people wanting to come to NZ | Kiwiblog

So much for no boat people wanting to come to NZ | Kiwiblog | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
So much for no boat people wanting to come to NZ. April 10th, 2013 at 12:00 pm by David Farrar. The Herald reports: A ramshackle fishing boat carrying 66 suspected asylum seekers from Sri Lanka has arrived in Australia ...
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Alert on 'criminal' boat people - Cocos Islands - RSSPump.com

Alert on 'criminal' boat people - Cocos Islands - RSSPump.com | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
An accused Egyptian terrorist, a suspected Sri Lankan murderer and an Iranian wanted for drug trafficking have all arrived in Australia recently on asylum seeker boats. READ MORE... RELATED ARTICLES. - Alert on ...
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Two suspected asylum seeker boats intercepted as Nauru's Supreme Court ... - Courier Mail

Two suspected asylum seeker boats intercepted as Nauru's Supreme Court ... - Courier Mail | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
Two suspected asylum seeker boats intercepted as Nauru's Supreme Court ...
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AUTHORITIES have intercepted two more suspected asylum seeker boats with 175 people on board.
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Smugglers push boat numbers to new high - The Daily Telegraph

Smugglers push boat numbers to new high - The Daily Telegraph | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
Smugglers push boat numbers to new high
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One vessel carrying 107 Sri Lankans was found off the Cocos Islands while another carrying 68 people was intercepted north of Darwin.
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For the benefit of asylum seekers, people smugglers and Scott Morrison… - Crikey

For the benefit of asylum seekers, people smugglers and Scott Morrison…
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For the benefit of asylum seekers, people smugglers and Scott Morrison… by First Dog On The Moon. Lock ... looking good over the asylum seeker issue.
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Two suspected asylum seeker boats intercepted as Nauru's Supreme Court ... - NEWS.com.au

Two suspected asylum seeker boats intercepted as Nauru's Supreme Court ... - NEWS.com.au | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
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Two suspected asylum seeker boats intercepted as Nauru's Supreme Court ...
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AUTHORITIES have intercepted two more suspected asylum seeker boats with 175 people on board.
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Fleeing Pakistan Violence, Hazaras Brave Uncertain Journey ...

Fleeing Pakistan Violence, Hazaras Brave Uncertain Journey ... | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
There, they join other boat people — Sri Lankans, Iranians, Afghans, Iraqis. Safe arrival is by no means guaranteed. Between late 2001 and last June, 964 asylum seekers and boat crew members from various countries are ...
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Asylum boat people 'record' say Liberals - Sky News Australia

Asylum boat people 'record' say Liberals - Sky News Australia | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
Sky News Australia Asylum boat people 'record' say Liberals Sky News Australia Two more boats, carrying almost 250 suspected asylum seekers, have arrived in Australian waters, with predictions this year will be a record year for unauthorised boat...
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Indonesia fails to locate asylum seeker boat - ABC Online

Indonesia fails to locate asylum seeker boat - ABC Online | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
BigPond News Indonesia fails to locate asylum seeker boat ABC Online But an Indonesian search and rescue official says they suspect claims 14 people were rescued from a sinking asylum seeker boat may have been a hoax to allow the asylum seekers to...
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Off Indonesia Coast: Boat carrying Pakistani, Afghan asylum seekers ...

Off Indonesia Coast: Boat carrying Pakistani, Afghan asylum seekers ... | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
“Some families told me that their relatives were in Indonesia waiting to catch a boat for Australia,” Hussain said, adding that most asylum seekers from Parachinar prefer the Indonesian route for travelling to Christmas Island, an Australian ...
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Asylum seekers still go to sea - ABC Online

Asylum seekers still go to sea - ABC Online | asylum seeker | Scoop.it
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Asylum seekers still go to sea
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Despite recent tragedies the flow of asylum seekers sailing from Indonesia continues and correspondent, George Roberts, sets out to discover what motivates these people to take such great risks.
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