Morrison confirms 41 asylum seekers have been handed over to Sri Lanka at sea

“Australian border protection officials have handed 41 Sri Lankan nationals, including four Tamils, over to Sri Lankan authorities in a transfer at sea.

The immigration minister, Scott Morrison, confirmed the transfer after more than a week of speculation about the fate of two asylum seeker vessels and a statement by the UN refugee agency last week expressing its “profound concern”.”

Click here to read the report in The Guardian.


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