Tamil asylum seeker family remains in Australia after last-minute reprieve

Family taken into detention in dawn raid a week ago reprieved just before take-off to Sri LankaA family of Tamil asylum seekers remains in Australia after a legal intervention saw them pulled off a plane bound for Sri Lanka just minutes before take-off.The dramatic reprieve at Perth airport on Tuesday night follows a dawn raid a week ago at the home in central Queensland of Nadesalingam and Priya, and their Australian-born daughters, nine-month-old Dharuniga and two-year-old Kopiga. Continue reading...

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