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Abbott mad as a cut snake, says ‘boat-person’ Hawke

August 13, 2010


Bob Hawke says there is no way to “stop the boats” as Opposition Leader Tony Abbott has claimed he will do to the asylum-seeking craft regularly arriving on islands off Australia‚Äôs north-west coast. The former Labor prime minister repeated his attack on Mr Abbott describing him as “mad as a cut snake” and said Australia […]