For the past five years, Australia has used the lives of 2,000 innocent refugees as a political game
- Behrouz Boochani
- The Guardian
On 19 July 2013, Kevin Rudd, the then prime minister of the Labor government, announced the resumption of offshore processing.
According to the policy, whoever came to Australia by boat would be exiled to Manus Island and Nauru.
This policy was seen as political propaganda to win votes; it…