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Asylum Seekers A Wicked Problem

Wednesday, 27 June 2012 - 12:29am
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"Put simply, there is no simple way to stop people getting on boats. We ought to know this already, because all the simple and easy ways have already been tried: mandatory detention, temporary protection visas, offshore processing in Nauru, turning boats around, burning boats, paying the Indonesians — even the SAS."