Inverbrackie a ‘powder keg’, say police, amid claims violent incidents are being covered up (source)
“Why do you charge us as criminal? Why don’t you charge yourself as criminal? You kill people for oil. You kill kids. You kill innocent people. You are criminal, we are not criminal.”
Clue: the defendant’s religion might have something to do with the whole affair.
Mr Tehan said his client, who was born in Tripoli, was “a simple man with a simple faith”.Â (source)
MORE than 80 per cent of asylum seekers arriving in Australia by boat throw away their passports before landing, presenting a security nightmare for ASIO and immigration authorities. (source)
Benefits for whom?
According to the Malaysian prime minister the refugee deal is beneficial for both sides. (source)
WAYNE Swan will flood regional areas with 16,000 skilled migrants next year to maximise the payoff from the resources boom in a budget that has been smashed by a $16 billion collapse in revenue…
That’s just the start of it:
But for every person arriving by boat who is rejected and sent the other way, they will have to cough up $90,000.
The $292 million so-called “Malaysian solution” will be part of an immigration blowout in tomorrow’s Federal Budget, which the Opposition claims could top $800 million.