Australia Says Debate Needed on Terrorism Suspects’ Citizenship

More Australians seeking to fight overseas with foreign terrorism groups, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says today in Perth. • Government is seeking debate on proposal to allow citizenship to be removed from some of those committing or intending to committ acts of terrorism: Bishop • There is “discussion and debate” in Australia’s Cabinet on the proposal, Bishop says • NOTE: Prime Minister Tony Abbott said earlier seeking to legislate to remove citizenship from dual nationals involved in terrorism: Link

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