Tag: Operation Sovereign Borders

  • Operation Sovereign Murders

    Operation Sovereign Murders

    Immigration Minister Scott Morrison has implored the resounding success of Operation Sovereign Borders. Mr Morrison informed Tharunka that the joint operation between the Australian Defence Force and Border Patrol had managed to far exceed his initial expectations upon coming into office. “I thought realistically that two or three territorial breaches into Indonesian waters would be…

  • Is Operation Sovereign Borders Racist?

    Is Operation Sovereign Borders Racist?

    At the Paris Peace Conference in 1919, the Japanese delegation proposed that the League of Nations adopt a racial equality provision in its charter. The most resounding objection came from Australian Prime Minister Billy Hughes, who recognised that such a provision would have implications for the White Australia Policy. His lobbying, particularly of the British,…