Manus Island: Neil Mitchell’s reminder for those with a short memory
The Australian government has agreed to a $70 million out-of-court settlement with Manus Island asylum seekers.
It’s prompted finger-pointing and an unholy blame game, much of it directed at the Coalition government.
Neil Mitchell has a reminder for those people.
“Many of the commentators have forgotten who put Manus Island into operation,” he said.
“Two words: Kevin. Rudd.
“Both sides of politics wear this.”
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