Australia has clamped down on boat people, turning them away by force…now they appear to b coming for us.
Audrey Young reports from the NZ Herald.
People-smugglers in Indonesia are promoting a passage to New Zealand in shipping containers for up to $17,000 a person and are describing it to would-be customers as “the cruise ship option”, an Australian news investigation has found.
Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse warns anyone contemplating the trip: “Don’t come.”
He says a law passed in June for mass arrivals means New Zealand is prepared if any do. ¬† Read more »