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Australia Offers To Resettle More Syrian Refugees

Australia has offered to resettle more asylum seekers from Syria, but also says it will not increase overall refugee numbers. Images of a lifeless Syrian child washed up on a beach in Turkey have shocked the world. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has spoken of his horror over the toddler’s death. Australian Immigration Minister Peter Dutton will hold talks in Geneva with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees to discuss what more Canberra can do. Abbott said...

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