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Tony Abbott restates Coalition's hardline asylum seeker policy

Tony Abbott restates Coalition's hardline asylum seeker policy | Australia Rejects 'Boat People' | Scoop.it
People smugglers will 'find our determination more than equal to theirs', says prime minister elect
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This article outlines new PM Tony Abbott's stance on the asylum seeker issue in Australia. Tony Abbott has made it clear that people smugglers are not wanted in Australian seas.

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Solomons PM rejects Australia's asylum seeker request - Australia Network News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Solomons PM rejects Australia's asylum seeker request - Australia Network News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Australia Rejects 'Boat People' | Scoop.it
The prime minister of Solomon Islands says his country is not interested in being part of the Australian Government's 'Pacific Solution' for asylum seekers.
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This issue is now causing conflicts between Australia and other countries. The PM of the Solomon Islands refuses to participate in Australia's plan to offload their refugees.

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Kevin Rudd's boat plan starts to leak as rejected refugees left in limbo

LABOR is racing to close a gap in its new border protection regime as Papua New Guinea warns of putting the "brakes" on the plan and says that it will not resettle asylum-seekers who are refused refugee status.
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Kevin Rudd had seemingly solved a conglict but managed to start another by leaving asylum seekers homeless and starting riots.

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Tony Abbott to order navy to start turning around asylum seeker boats as first directive as new Prime Minister

Tony Abbott to order navy to start turning around asylum seeker boats as first directive as new Prime Minister | Australia Rejects 'Boat People' | Scoop.it
ORDERING the navy to start turning around asylum seeker boats will be among Prime Minister Tony Abbott's first directives as our 28th Prime Minister.
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Tony Abbott is now enforcing the Australian Navy to keep asylum seekers out of Austrlain waters, proving that he is not willing to walk away from this battle.

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PNG rejects it will settle refugees under Labor's new asylum seeker plan

PNG rejects it will settle refugees under Labor's new asylum seeker plan | Australia Rejects 'Boat People' | Scoop.it
PAPUA New Guinea's contradiction of key details in Kevin Rudd's tough new asylum seeker policy shows the Australian prime minister can't be trusted, Opposition Leader Tony Abbott says.
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