UNHCR urges Australia to end separation of refugee families

Australia’s broader current policy of “offshore processing and deterrence” has led to the ongoing separation of refugee families since 2013. Asylum-seekers who arrive to Australia by sea have been prevented from reuniting with their loved ones in Australia, including spouses, parents and children.

http://www.unhcr.org/en-au/news/briefing/2018/7/5b4daf354/unhcr-urges-australia-end-separation-refugee-families.html