Gela’s demand: close our border with Papua
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Torres Strait Mayor warns TB epidemic a "real threat" and Queensland Minister describes border "as porous as colander"
Mayor of the Torres Strait Regional Council, Fred Gela has demanded the border with Papua New Guinea be closed because he fears an outbreak of a tuberculosis epidemic in the Islands.
Mr Gela warned authorities not to view Torres Strait as "out of sight, out of mind," as...
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