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Some Refugees Held in Australian Camps to Be Resettled to US

Some refugees held in controversial Australian-run camps in the South Pacific will be resettled in the United States.  Speaking in Canberra, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said it would be a “one-off” deal.  Under tough border security laws, asylum seekers intercepted trying to reach Australia by boat are sent to migrant centers at Manus Island in Papua New Guinea and the tiny republic of Nauru.  They are forbidden from being resettled in Australia as part of strict...

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