Australia yet to grant a single humanitarian visa

2022-04-05
  • Detail
Australia yet to grant a single humanitarian visa for fleeing AfghansThe initial phase of Canada, Senate hears - Today News Post News Today || Headlines Today

Department of Home Affairs first assistant secretary David Wilden said none of the program’s permanent humanitarian spots had been issuedin most cases.

“We haven’t granted protection visas to anyone who’s just arrived, we are not at that point yetThe Star has interviewed police,” he told the hearing.

The Senate inquiry is examining Australia’s engagement with Afghanistan as well as efforts to provide humanitarian assistance to those seeking protection.

Copyright © 2011 JIN SHI