Nauru to decide on medical transfers of refugees despite new Australian laws

Nauru's medical referrals committee will retain the right to approve transfers to Australia. Picture: SMH

CANBERRA, 20 FEBRUARY 2019 (SMH) – The government of Nauru will be the final arbiter of whether any refugees or asylum seekers are brought to Australia from that island as a result of the medical transfer bill that passed through Parliament last week. The Department of Home Affairs was seeking legal advice on Tuesday about […]

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