News Articles for "Human Rights Abuse"
Threats of missiles, drones to stop boats
The border protection debate has intensified, with federal independent MP Bob Katter calling for Australian waters to be patrolled by missile-equipped boat...read more
Sri Lanka 'welcomes' asylum boat returns
Sri Lanka will welcome asylum seeker boats turned around by Australian authorities, the country's high commissioner to Australia says.Admiral Thisara Samar...read more
New pope could learn lessons from Aust
One of the harshest critics of outgoing Pope Benedict XVI says his replacement could learn valuable lessons from Australia's royal commission into child se...read more