GNW BITE: GLBTI Asylum Seekers with Senthorun Raj

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Amnesty International
There has been a lot of coverage of Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s new ‘hard-line stance’ on asylum seeker boat arrivals, but very little has been said about the effect this decision will have on gay, lesbian and bisexual asylum seekers who will now be sent to Papua New Guinea under the new arrangement.

As Amnesty International spokesperson Senthorun Raj explains, Papua New Guinea criminalises homosexuality with imprisonment for up to 14 years.

(Image: Amnesty International)

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