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CLOSURE OF MANUS ISLAND REGIONAL PROCESSING CENTRE

October 31, 2017

Manus Island and Nauru were set up as regional transit processing facilities but have become places of indefinite detention because of Malcolm Turnbull and Peter Dutton’s failure to negotiate other third country resettlement options.

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DUTTON’S INCOMPETENCE ON DISPLAY FOR ALL TO SEE

October 24, 2017

Peter Dutton's incompetence has been confirmed by his failure to adequately manage offshore processing centres or secure other third country resettlement arrangements.

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IMMIGRATION AND BORDER PROTECTION WORKERS TAKE THEIR FIGHT AGAINST TURNBULL TO THE FAIR WORK COMM...

October 16, 2017

Labor welcomes the commencement of the Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission for its hearing into the four year dispute over pay and conditions for Department of Immigration and Border Protection workers.

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TRANSFER OF REFUGEES FROM MANUS ISLAND TO NAURU

October 11, 2017

Transferring refugees from Manus Island to Nauru is a glaring admission of failure by an Immigration Minister who is incapable of appropriately managing offshore processing centres or securing other third country resettlement arrangements.

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SHORTEN LABOR GOVERNMENT WILL BAN THE IMPORTATION OF FLAMMABLE CLADDING

October 05, 2017

The Turnbull Government must commit to banning the importation of highly flammable polyethylene (PE) cladding to protect Australians in their homes and workplaces.

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STATEMENT ON US REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT

September 20, 2017

Labor welcomes confirmation that the first round of refugees on Manus Island and Nauru will shortly receive offers of resettlement as part of the US Refugee Resettlement Agreement.

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