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Tag: Offshore Asylum Policy

  • Stonewalling Asylum Seekers in the Pacific

    Stonewalling Asylum Seekers in the Pacific

    When your research visa gets revoked by the political leaders of the world’s smallest republic due to “security fears”, you know you are about to hit something. Indeed, being unable to enter a country that others cannot leave provides food for thought.
  • Pacific Paradise or Nightmare?

    Pacific Paradise or Nightmare?

    Recently, riots broke out in the smallest island nation in the world: Nauru. Hundreds of asylum seekers escaped from a detention centre and destroyed 80% of the buildings in the country.