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Refugees in Indonesia say few would risk a boat ride to Australia

Refugees in Indonesia say few would risk a boat ride to Australia

Australia News - Kate Lamb in Jakarta

“I don’t think it will be like before,” 21-year-old Hussain Badavi says, as he contemplates the idea of taking a boat to Australia – something the young Iranian refugee tried once but failed. “In 2012-2013 it was around $3,000 to take a boat. Maybe it’s double now,” he guesses, “Only a few people …

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