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Jul 24, 2014

Sri Lanka migrants' voyage of desperation

Colombo, Sri Lanka - Seated in a tea shop on a beach in Sri Lanka's western coastal town of Negombo, Viganamoothy looks around nervously before checking his phone. He has made several calls in a space of fifteen minutes. He finally looks up and apolo... #Sri Lanka #Scott Morrison (politician)

Jul 07, 2014

Australia returns asylum seekers

Australia's government has confirmed it handed over a boatload of asylum seekers to Sri Lankan authorities in a transfer at sea. The incident has outraged human rights groups, which fear those on board could face persecution when they return to their... #Afghanistan #Iran #Australia #Sri Lanka #Tony Abbott #Sarah Hanson-Young #Scott Morrison (politician)