Australia reopens Christmas Island migrant centre in anticipation of new arrivals

The detention centre on Christmas Island is to be reopened

CANBERRA, 14 FEBRUARY 2019 (SKY NEWS) —Australia is to reopen a detention camp on Christmas Island after its parliament passed a new law which critics claim will encourage more asylum seekers to arrive by boat. The legislation – described by prime minister Scott Morrison as “foolish” – gives sick migrants easier access to mainland hospitals. […]

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