Australia to send 57 refugees deemed a threat to island detention

Australia to send 57 refugees deemed a threat to island detention

Australian PM Scott Morrison said on Wednesday that 57 male asylum seekers deemed to be a security risk will be sent to a remote Pacific island detention center for medical treatment instead of Australia. The men have been accused of crimes such as sexual assault and posting extremist imagery online.

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Australians sending people to island prison, rings of irony. Though I agree they don't need any more traitorous immigrants like the Chinese.

Cary Brown
Cary Brown 1 year

Only 57?

Virtual Signals
Virtual Signals 1 year

You yanks are just jealous that we have a much better wall than you will ever have. It’s called the ocean baby!

Rocky LeBlanc
Rocky LeBlanc 1 year

For posting extremist imagery online!?! That is a crime to lock someone away on a foreign island detention facility! Holy crap. Next we will send all who appose our misguided leadership to the "Lord of the flies" island. Scary stuff. At first I thought it was going to say murderers and serial rapists, but then I saw and online political cartoon posters and was thoroughly shocked.

pir8prod 1 year

Send ISIS brides there too. If you are a terrorist, rapist, murderer or pedophile, just stay where you are. No country wants you.

david dindu
david dindu 1 year

keeping with tradition

William Nolan
William Nolan 1 year

Hang on... didn't the Liberals try to pass a law against this exact thing not long ago but failed? Why are they now supporting it? What?

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