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Shira Sebban
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Writer and editor
Writer and editor

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Our interview in English and Vietnamese announcing the launch of our latest campaign to help a failed Vietnamese asylum seeker family stand on their own 2 feet.

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How VietBP helps Vietnamese asylum seekers and refugees forcibly returned by Australia

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Helping modern day Vietnamese boat people forcibly returned by Australia

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Vietnamese families recognised as refugees in Jakarta: Story Published in Sydney Morning Herald and The Age today
JUNE 11 2017 SAVE PRINT Turned back by Australia, Vietnamese recognised as refugees in Indonesia Shira Sebban Ever since they were forcibly returned by Australia to Vietnam two years ago, mother-of-four Tran Thi Thanh Loan and mother-of-three Tran Thi Lua h...

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Assaulted by Hells Angels in VIllawood: Asylum Seeker Speaks Out
An asylum seeker seriously assaulted in detention speaks out, writes  Shira Sebban . AN ASYLUM SEEKER seriously assaulted recently while in detention in  Villawood  has decided to speak out “ even if they kill me ” because “ too many asylum seekers are bein...

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My piece on the sad and violent results of Australia detaining asylum seekers together with 501 visa holders -- non-citizens, many with substantial criminal records, awaiting deportation on character grounds.

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EXCLUSIVE: Fate of Vietnamese asylum seeker children hangs in the balance
  Shira Sebban   16 March 2017, 3:30pm     New Australians Human rights 'What will happen to the 12 children caught up in this saga? At worst, they will be returned to Vietnam, where their mothers risk longer prison sentences as repeat offenders under the V...

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My latest article on the Vietnamese asylum seekers, including 12 children, who tried to reach Australia for the second time, only to end up in Indonesia.
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