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Australia proposes stripping native-born extremists of citizenship

Nov 22, 2018 - 8:13 PM

'People who commit acts of terrorism have rejected absolutely everything that this country stands for,' says Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison

Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison speaks at the Australian Financial Review (AFR) India Business Summit in Sydney on November 22, 2018.  Saeed KHAN / POOL / AFP

Australia set to strip citizenship for terror links

Jun 23, 2015 - 3:33 PM

Australia says it will introduce new laws this week to strip dual nationals linked to terrorism of their citizenship but backed away from putting the power in the hands of a single minister

In this file photo, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott addresses the media during a national security statement at the Australian Federal Police (AFP) headquarters in Canberra, Australia, 23 February 2015. Lukas Coch/EPA