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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fact checking the election: How do the records of the Coalition and Labor compare?is incorrect. The claim: Jacqui Lambie says we have over a million 457 visas '
Fact checking the election: How do the records of the Coalition and Labor compare?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
is incorrect. The claim: Jacqui Lambie says we have over a million 457 visas 'out there'. The verdict: Figures from the Immigration Department show 415,103 people have been granted 457 visas, with 177,390 people actually using the visas in... Read more
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CTV News
By the numbers: Why Canada imposed visa requirement on Mexican visitorsuses as a threshold for deciding when to lift a visa. 1.9 per cent: Rate of im
By the numbers: Why Canada imposed visa requirement on Mexican visitors
CTV News / Posted yesterday
uses as a threshold for deciding when to lift a visa. 1.9 per cent: Rate of immigration violations by Mexicans beteween 2013-2015. Three per cent: Rate for immigration violations the government uses as a threshold. SOURCE: Immigration Depa... Read more
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The Age
Australian public service hurt by lack of economic specialists, academic warnsservice each year over the past six years. Late last year, the government's pl
Australian public service hurt by lack of economic specialists, academic warns
The Age / Posted yesterday
service each year over the past six years. Late last year, the government's plan to move 4000 public servants from the Immigration Department offices in Belconnen to the Canberra Airport was halted by a $27,000 cost-benefit analysis by Deloitte... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Man charged with raping 2 underaged ex-girlfriendsfour and five months each for entering the State illegally. The men were also
Man charged with raping 2 underaged ex-girlfriends
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
four and five months each for entering the State illegally. The men were also handed a stroke of the cane each except for the young offenders and women. After serving the jail sentence, they were ordered referred to the Immigration De... Read more
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WA Today
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Terrorism fears: Security... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Visa fraud must be investigated: BishopAllegations of corruption in the immigration department are serious and must be
Visa fraud must be investigated: Bishop
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Allegations of corruption in the immigration department are serious and must be investigated, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says. After an ABC/Fairfax report on Monday alleged more than 130 cases of suspected internal corruption had been referred to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. One underworld source... Read more
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The Age
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border securitywork and student visa programs, according to whistleblowers and a former top im
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border security
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
work and student visa programs, according to whistleblowers and a former top immigration official. The claims come as the immigration department is facing more than 100 allegations of corruption, including suggestions that some immigration... Read more
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The Age
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Perverse small-target strategies leave voters guessingextreme pressure on public services and infrastructure. Where are the jobs? N
Perverse small-target strategies leave voters guessing
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
extreme pressure on public services and infrastructure. Where are the jobs? Now we learn of corruption within the immigration department. Great for property developers and their pollie mates.A disaster for the quality of life of the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
1.5 million use Sungai Tujuh Immigration Checkpoint thus farfrom left) hands over `iftar’ to a motorist crossing the Sungai Tujuh Immigrati
1.5 million use Sungai Tujuh Immigration Checkpoint thus far
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
from left) hands over `iftar’ to a motorist crossing the Sungai Tujuh Immigration Checkpoint yesterday. With him are Immigration Department personnel and Teacher Training Institute trainees. More counters have been opened at Sungai Tujuh... Read more
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The Courier
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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The Young Witness
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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Western Advocate
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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Kiama Independent
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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Manning River Times
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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The North West Star
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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Daily Liberal
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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The Border Mail
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smugglingFairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created
US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Fairfax Media that he has "friends" inside the Border Force – which was created in July 2015 when Customs merged with the Immigration Department – to help move tobacco-filled containers past border security controls. Another Sydney crime figure... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Widespread rorting 'undermining Australia's immigration programs'and student visa program. Key points: A 7.30-Fairfax Media investigation has
Widespread rorting 'undermining Australia's immigration programs'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
and student visa program. Key points: A 7.30-Fairfax Media investigation has discovered that in the last 12 months, Immigration Department chief Michael Pezzullo has referred 132 cases of suspected corruption inside the department to the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hidden visa scam scandal probeAustralian immigration department cases under investigation for allegations of
Hidden visa scam scandal probe
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Australian immigration department cases under investigation for allegations of corruption in issuing skilled and student visas | Daily Telegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this... Read more
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News.com.au
Hidden visa scam scandal probeFormer Immigration Department investigation manager speaks on alleged corruptio
Hidden visa scam scandal probe
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Former Immigration Department investigation manager speaks on alleged corruption within department0:29 Joseph Petyanszki, a former Immigration Department manager, released a statement to ABC's 7.30 discussing his views on the corruption alleged to... Read more
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Perth Now
Hidden visa scam scandal probeinvolving the issuing of fake skilled and student visas. According to ABC730 a
Hidden visa scam scandal probe
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
involving the issuing of fake skilled and student visas. According to ABC730 and Fairfax Media, their investigation found Immigration Department chief Michael Pezzullo has referred 132 cases of suspected corruption inside the department to the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Hidden visa scam scandal probeinvolving the issuing of fake skilled and student visas. According to ABC730 a
Hidden visa scam scandal probe
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
involving the issuing of fake skilled and student visas. According to ABC730 and Fairfax Media, their investigation found Immigration Department chief Michael Pezzullo has referred 132 cases of suspected corruption inside the department to the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Hidden visa scam scandal probeinvolving the issuing of fake skilled and student visas. According to ABC730 a
Hidden visa scam scandal probe
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
involving the issuing of fake skilled and student visas. According to ABC730 and Fairfax Media, their investigation found Immigration Department chief Michael Pezzullo referred 132 cases of suspected corruption inside the department to the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hidden visa scam scandal probeinvolving the issuing of fake skilled and student visas. According to ABC730 a
Hidden visa scam scandal probe
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
involving the issuing of fake skilled and student visas. According to ABC730 and Fairfax Media, their investigation found Immigration Department chief Michael Pezzullo referred 132 cases of suspected corruption inside the department to the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Govt lost control of visas to crooks: ShortenThe immigration department has rejected allegations of internal corruption, ins
Govt lost control of visas to crooks: Shorten
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
The immigration department has rejected allegations of internal corruption, insisting there's no proof of staff criminality or fraud. But the federal opposition has jumped on reports department officials have been referred to an agency corruption... Read more
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Perth Now
Govt lost control of visas to crooks: ALPThe immigration department has rejected allegations of internal corruption, ins
Govt lost control of visas to crooks: ALP
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
The immigration department has rejected allegations of internal corruption, insisting there's no proof of staff criminality or fraud. But the federal opposition has jumped on reports department officials have been referred to an agency corruption... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Why Peter Dutton's claims on the Coalition's record on refugees get mixed verdictsit has operated, not only since he became Immigration Minister in December 2014
Why Peter Dutton's claims on the Coalition's record on refugees get mixed verdicts
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
it has operated, not only since he became Immigration Minister in December 2014.Deaths at sea have been reported by the Immigration Department on two occasions since Operation Sovereign Borders started. Mark Binskin, acting commander of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Visa scammer caught on hidden camera, department investigates possible corruptionclaims have been revealed in a joint 7.30–Fairfax Media investigation, which ha
Visa scammer caught on hidden camera, department investigates possible corruption
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
claims have been revealed in a joint 7.30–Fairfax Media investigation, which has discovered that in the last 12 months, Immigration Department chief Michael Pezzullo has referred 132 cases of suspected corruption inside the department to the... Read more
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WA Today
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border securitywork and student visa programs, according to whistleblowers and a former top im
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border security
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
work and student visa programs, according to whistleblowers and a former top immigration official. The claims come as the immigration department is facing more than 100 allegations of corruption, including suggestions that some immigration... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Widespread rorting 'undermining Australia's immigration programs'skilled and student visa program. A 7.30-Fairfax Media investigation has disco
Widespread rorting 'undermining Australia's immigration programs'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
skilled and student visa program. A 7.30-Fairfax Media investigation has discovered that in the last 12 months, Immigration Department chief Michael Pezzullo has referred 132 cases of suspected corruption inside the department to the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border security
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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The Courier
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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The North West Star
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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The Age
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border security
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border securityPezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Pho
Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border security
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Pezzullo, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen A former Immigration Department investigations head has alleged "fear mongering" on refugees and asylum seekers has been used to... Read more
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