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UN Expert Welcomes US Deal to Resettle Australia’s Refugees

A United Nations expert on migrants’ rights says a U.S. agreement to resettle an unspecified number of refugees would be a great achievement if it emptied Australia-run Pacific island camps where asylum seekers have been treated badly. U.N. Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants Francois Crepeau said Friday that the bilateral deal announced last weekend was a good start to finding a solution that should involve closing asylum-seeker camps on the island nations of Nauru and...

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