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Jul 17, 2018

Australia deports 18 Sri Lankan illegal immigrants Featured

Australia has deported 18 Sri Lankan illegal immigrants.

The group arrived at the Katunayake airport this morning (17) on board a special flight, a 160-seater A-319 Airbus, from Perth, says the airport’s duty manager.

They were accompanied by 36 security officials from Australia.

Sources add that prior to their deportation, the group had been detained at a detention camp in Papua New Guinea.