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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...

Asylum seekers who came on boats to Australia jailed in Vietnam, advocacy group says

PHOTO: The asylum seeker boat from Vietnam was detected at the beginning of June. (Supplied) PM By Peta Donald Posted 14 Nov 2016, 7:03pm STORY: Dutton, Turnbull...

Fate of Vietnamese Asylum Seeker Children Hangs in the Balance

A group of Vietnamese asylum seekers, including 12 children, have tried to reach Australia by boat for the second time, writes Shira Sebban, 16...

Suspected asylum seeker vessel heading for Dampier off WA’s North West coast

Updated 20 Jul 2015, 5:39pm A suspected asylum seeker boat has been spotted off Dampier in Western Australia's North West region. A Federal Government source has...

Boat of Vietnamese asylum seekers turned back after 40-minute interviews

Major General Andrew Bottrell gives evidence at a Senate hearing on Monday. Photograph: Mike Bowers for the Guardian Forty-six migrants offloaded at port in April...

UNICEF statement on Australia and Vietnam signing MOU to return Vietnamese asylum seekers

Statement attributable to Amy Lamoin, Head of Policy and Advocacy, UNICEF Australia SYDNEY, 13 December 2016 - UNICEF Australia notes the announcement yesterday that a...

Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Country Information Report: Vietnam, 21 June...

http://dfat.gov.au/about-us/publications/Documents/country-information-report-vietnam.pdf

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...

Asylum seekers returned to Vietnam by Australian Navy had claims assessed at sea, UNHCR...

PHOTO: HMAS Choules completed its mission to transfer the group back to Vietnam. (www.navy.gov.au) AM By South East Asia correspondent Samantha Hawley Updated 21 Apr 2015, 9:29am The...