WTF needs these problems?
The Greens and Leftist activists insisted we should have taken them in as refugees. But why, and to do what?:
“They (Indonesia) believe there are about 7000 people at sea (and) they think about 30-40 per cent are Rohingya, the rest are Bangladeshi; and they are not, in Indonesia’s words, asylum-seekers, they are not refugees, they are illegal labourers, they’ve been promised or are seeking jobs in Malaysia,” [Foreign Minister Julie] Bishop told The Weekend Australian.
“They said the Rohingya have gone to Bangladesh and have mixed up with the Bangladeshis who are coming to Malaysia in particular for jobs.”…
Myanmar’s… navy carried out its first rescue of an asylum-seeker boat, bringing 208 people to shore.
“A navy ship found two boats … on May 21 while on patrol,” said Tin Maung Swe, a senior official in the western state of Rakhine, adding “about 200 Bengalis were on one of the boats”.
Calls for Rohingya to be resettled underestimate problem – Scott Morrison
“There’s a million Rohingya in Myanmar [Burma]. The suggestion that somehow resettlement is the answer to that issue, I think completely misunderstands what is happening in that part of the world,” he said in Sydney on Saturday.
Here’s the solution: