U.N. refugee chief urges common sense in Australia asylum debate

Afghanistan's Minister of Refugee and Repatriations Jamaher Anwari (R) talks to Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs (L) at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jakarta on August 20, 2013. Australian ministers took part in regional talks in Indonesia on people-smuggling on August 20 in a fresh bid to tackle an issue that looms large at upcoming elections. AFP PHOTO / ADEK BERRY





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