Corruption fuels Southeast Asia’s smuggling trade
The smuggling industry is thriving in Southeast Asia as criminals exploit its porous borders.
You will never settle here: Australia tells boat people
Australia sends boat people to detention centres in other countries, but a court has ruled one must close.
Amnesty slams Australia’s smuggling ‘solution’
Australia is fuelling not fighting the smuggling trade, Amnesty International says.
Smuggled refugees stuck amid Southeast Asia crackdown
Indonesia is struggling to cope with a growing population of refugees and asylum seekers.
Australia’s boats policy raises rights issues
Observers point to gaps between Australia’s human rights obligations and how it treats refugees.