Blank Banner Dove Square

Australia

Alleged Islamic State affiliate has uncle in Sri Lankan government
Alleged Islamic State affiliate has uncle in Sri Lankan government

A University of New South Wales student accused of documenting plans in a notebook to assassinate two senior Australian politicians is the nephew of a Sri Lankan cabinet minister. The ABC can reveal Mohamed Nizamdeen, 25, is related to Sri Lankan MP Faiszer Musthapha, who is the country's Sports and Local Government Minister. The PhD student, who was on Friday…

ABC - Sep 04 15:29 GMT - more ... [ Tags: World, SriLanka, Australia ]

Australia deports Tamil asylum seeker despite father\'s murder
Australia deports Tamil asylum seeker despite father\'s murder
Australia deports Tamil asylum seeker despite father's murder

A Tamil asylum seeker has been deported to Sri Lanka despite a last-minute plea to re-examine his case, after his father was shot dead and his mother and sister disappeared earlier this year. The 25-year-old asylum seeker, known as Kavi, had been detained in the Yongah Hill immigration detention centre near Perth for four months, since his bridging visa expired. …

The Guardian - Jul 27 14:17 GMT - more ... [ Tags: HumanRights, Refugees, Australia ]

Related:
  - Australia deports Tamil asylum seeker, separating him from baby daughter - The Guardian
Gary Anandasangaree
Blank Banner

FOLLOW US ON

FACEBOOK

TWITTER

  • Sed feugiat augue faucibus libero ultricies, eget condimentum nisi pulvinar. Donec pharetra neque et odio tempor mattis.

  • Sed feugiat augue faucibus libero ultricies, eget condimentum nisi pulvinar. Donec pharetra neque et odio tempor mattis.

  • Sed feugiat augue faucibus libero ultricies, eget condimentum nisi pulvinar. Donec pharetra neque et odio tempor mattis.

NEWS ROOM

EVENTS

VIDEO

Riding 'The Death Train' to America's border