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Australia urged to ‘start behaving like a good global citizen’ after deporting a minor to New Zealand – SBS News

Jacinda Ardern said she is seeking more information from the Australian government after it was revealed that a teenager had been deported under the program.

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The Australian government is facing renewed backlash from politicians in New Zealand after a minor was deported under the controversial 501 scheme.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she is seeking more information from the Australian government after Stuff.co.nz on Monday revealed that a 15-year-old boy had been deported under the program.
In a press conference, Ms Ardern confirmed that one of the people deported under the scheme earlier this month was under the age of 18.
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