The Australian Government must clarify the situation regarding tow-backs on the Indian Ocean and be up front with the Australian people about its dangerous and costly policies, the Australian Greens have said.
The Immigration Minister's request that our closest neighbours strengthen their response to people seeking asylum is an embarrassing next step in the Abbott Government's war on refugees, the Australian Greens have said.
The Immigration Minister's confirmation that Cambodia is being considered as a resettlement option is further proof that the Nauru and Manus Island deals are unravelling, the Australian Greens have said.
The Australian Greens have called on the Government to halt a series of transfers of refugees who are involved in legal proceedings from the Villawood detention centre following the Government's significant data breach in February.
The failure of the Australian Government and G4S contractors to cooperate with the PNG investigation into the Manus Island attacks points to a dangerous, coordinated attempt to hide the truth, the Australian Greens have said.
It seems the Australian Government is doing all it can to frustrate the investigations into Reza Barati's death, the Australian Greens have said, following revelations that the AFP will not be assisting in the PNG investigation.