Why would a country that has never had a boatload of asylum arrivals in modern history suddenly legislate for mass detention? Geographically isolated and previously a world leader in fair treatment of refugees, New Zealand has abruptly changed tack. Columnist Tracey Barnett questions this controversial new policy and its effect on asylum seekers.

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  • Immigration Refugees Asylum Seekers New Zealand Australia
    Language: English / Published: 11 December 2013

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