Posts Tagged ‘Julia Gillard’

Is Malaysia even fit to receive assylum seekers?

May 11, 2011
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SHARED from MKini’s letter,”Is Malaysia even fit to receive assylum seekers?” by Vizla Kumaresan, a Clinical Psychologist and a mental health services coordinator for Health Equity Initiatives

Health Equity Initiatives (HEI) is concerned about the latest agreement between Malaysia and Australia to send back 800 asylum seekers who will enter Australia by boat to Malaysia, in return for Australia resettling 4,000 additional refugees from Malaysia over the next four years.

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Clinton Calls for International Tribunal on Human Rights Abuses in Myanmar

November 7, 2010
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Source_Bloomberg: Clinton Calls for International Tribunal on Human Rights Abuses in Myanmar

The U.S. will work with Australia to establish an international Commission of Inquiry to hold leaders in Myanmar, also known as Burma, accountable for human rights violations, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said today. (more…)