Indonesia to work with Australia on people-smuggling

[ BBC ] - [ Jul 03, 2012 15:00:58 GMT ]

Indonesia and Australia have pledged increased co-operation on people smuggling, following the sinking of two asylum-seeker boats last month. Speaking after meeting PM Julia Gillard in Darwin, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said Indonesia was a victim of people smuggling too. But he also called for the release of underage Indonesian boat crew currently detained in Australia. [ full story ]

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