May 08, 2003

THE NEWS just keeps getting

THE NEWS just keeps getting better every day:

Australia's relations with United Nations human rights committees have plummeted to new lows because of government recalcitrance on international law, according to a new report.

A study by the left-wing think-tank, the Australia Institute, said the government's hard line on asylum seekers during the 2001 Tampa standoff had seen relations with UN human rights committees reach unprecedented lows.

(Via happy Tex.)

Posted by Tim Blair at May 8, 2003 02:15 AM