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Navy would have role in turning
asylum boats around: Morrison

Sydney Morning Herald [AUS], by Bianca Hall

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 2/3/2013 11:25:39 PM

The Australian Navy would be charged with repelling Sri Lankan asylum seeker boats outside Australia´s international borders under a Coalition government. Shadow immigration spokesman Scott Morrison said a Coalition government would turn all Sri Lankan boats around, without exception. Mr Morrison and deputy Liberal leader Julie Bishop were speaking about (Snip) He said the pair had been told the greatest threat to Sri Lankans´ lives was getting on a boat rather than staying in the country, and the primary motivation for those coming to Australia was "economic and lifestyle".

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Amazing, that prior to a September election in Australia, it´s the liberal side that finds excuses not to let Sri Lanka into their country. You´d think things were "upside-down."

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: The Advocate, 2/3/2013 11:38:20 PM     (No. 9156700)

Liberal is conservative in Australia.


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Reply 2 - Posted by: billa, 2/4/2013 3:34:11     (No. 9156795)

Outstanding. Too bad our own administration does not adopt that same mentality with all the illegals that infest our country. And, with over 18% unemployment, well over 50% not paying any kind of taxes and exploding entitlement rolls, we do not need "immigrant labor". Necessary in the 1890s and 1910s, but not now.

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