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Greens, human rights activists condemn Australia-Malaysia deal

Greens, human rights activists condemn Australia-Malaysia deal

By Mon, Jul 25, 2011 10:23PM UTC Comments Off Greens, human rights activists condemn Australia-Malaysia deal

Long before Australia signed the deal with Malaysia to swap asylum seekers in exchange for the intake of recognized refugees, the Australian Greens have repeatedly condemned the Malaysian Solution, calling it inhumane. Now that the deal was officially announced Monday, all hopes of finding homes for 800 asylum seekers looking to be settled in Australia are...