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Government quiet over reports Navy seeking to return Vietnamese asylum seekers

Updated 17 Apr 2015, 6:20pm The Federal Government is refusing to confirm reports that the Navy is attempting to return a large group of asylum...

Asylum seekers arrive in WA’s north-west

Updated 20 Jul 2013, 6:52pm Locals who watched 17 asylum seekers being transferred to the mainland at Dampier in WA's north-west on Friday night say...

Vietnamese ‘Boat People’ Attempt to Reach Australia a Second Time

2017-02-08 Three Vietnamese families returned by Australian authorities last year after they tried to illegally migrate there have fled Vietnam a second time by boat...

Navy reportedly moves to intercept boat carrying Vietnamese asylum seekers

An image taken from ABC news footage of the suspected asylum seeker vessel off the coast of Western Australia on Monday. Photograph: ABC news Western...

Australian Navy returns 46 asylum seekers to Vietnam after intercepting group en route to...

Immigration Minister Peter Dutton addresses the media PHOTO: Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has refused to comment, citing 'operational matters' AM By political editor Chris Uhlmann and...

Vietnamese asylum seekers returned by plane in the dead of night: reports

Prime Minister Tony Abbott refused to comment on reports the Vietnamese asylum seekers had been returned, saying it wasn't his government's job to "run...

Fears returned Vietnamese asylum seekers are being grilled in police detention

Immigration Minister Peter Dutton. Photo: Andrew Meares Heath Aston APRIL 23 2015 Asylum seekers who were returned to Vietnam by the Australian Navy last week are...

Australia and Vietnam further cooperation to stamp out people smuggling

Monday, 12 December 2016 A new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Department of Immigration and Border Protection and Vietnam's Ministry of Public Security will...