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Protesters supporting a Sri Lankan family facing deportation have descended on a federal court in Melbourne.
Protesters supporting a Sri Lankan family facing deportation have descended on a federal court in Melbourne.

Demonstrators have protested outside a federal court in Melbourne in support of a Sri Lankan family facing deportation. In a morning raid in March, Border Force officers seized Tamil Nadesalingam and his family from their home in the central Queensland town of Biloela and put them in immigration detention in Melbourne. Many residents from Biloela made the…

SBS - May 02 14:16 GMT - more ... [ Tags: Refugees, World, Australia ]

Sri Lankan asylum seeker family win reprieve minutes before deportation
Sri Lankan asylum seeker family win reprieve minutes before deportation

A Sri Lankan asylum seeker family taken from a small Queensland town were pulled from a plane overnight, just minutes before they were due to be deported. Border force officials removed Tamils Nadesalingam, Priya and their two Australian-born daughters from Biloela last week and put them in a Melbourne detention centre. Tamil Refugee Council spokesman Ben Hillier…

SBS - Mar 14 13:13 GMT - more ... [ Tags: Refugees, SriLanka, Australia ]

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