Australia Rejects Call to Open Borders, Soften Illegal Immigration Stand

Breitbart | 7/17/2019 | Simon Kent
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Australia will not soften its stand against illegal immigrants or refugees seeking asylum and government benefits, a report released on Wednesday shows.

Refugees who have been stopped at Australia’s borders are held in offshore detention centres on Nauru and Papua New Guinea’s Manus Island.

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But rights groups and the left-wing Labor opposition have called on the government to open the doors and let them in, AFP reports.

In a report released Wednesday, the Australian Human Rights Commission detailed 31 recommendations it said would improve protections for offshore refugees as well as 30,000 others who arrived in Australia before the start of 2014, including fast-tracking their visa applications.

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Canberra has rejected all of the recommendations, documents released by the Commission show. Australia is currently the only country in the world that mandates the strict detention of illegal aliens who are caught after they evade border forces.

In a recent address to the Australian people and future illegal aliens, Commander of Operation Sovereign Borders Major General...
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