Dec 13, 2014

Australia creates temporary visas for refugees

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's Senate on Friday narrowly passed a law that creates a new class of temporary visas for refugees allowing them to stay and work in the country for three to five years but prevent them from making Australia their permanent home. Emotional debate ended with the contention legislation passing 34 votes to 32. The bill became law later in the House of...

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