Rudd says asylum seekers arriving in Australia by boat will now be sent to Papua New Guinea

  • by: ROD McGUIRK , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 19, 2013 - 8:35 AM

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia's prime minister warned Friday that all refugees who arrive in the country by boat will be resettled on the island nation of Papua New Guinea, a policy shift that rights groups immediately condemned.

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