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Sydney : Australia | almost 2 years ago
Mr Bowen also said the government would introduce a recommendation from the Houston independent panel to bar people arriving by boat from sponsoring family under the Special Humanitarian...
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Asylum seekers stuck in Indonesia

An Australian panel of experts tasked with looking at the country's policy on asylum seekers is due to report back on Monday. It's the latest attempt by the government to end a political deadlock that some say is encouraging more refugees. But just who are the people risking their lives to make the difficult sea journey to Australia? Al Jazeera's Andrew Thomas went to Puncak in West Java, Indonesia, to meet some of the people searching for a better life.
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