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Coffs Harbour MP calls for closure of Australian borders

CONTROVERSIAL: Member for Coffs Harbour calls for Australian borders to close following Paris terror attacks.
CONTROVERSIAL: Member for Coffs Harbour calls for Australian borders to close following Paris terror attacks. Leigh Jensen

MEMBER for Coffs Harbour Andrew Fraser has made a controversial call on Facebook to close Australian borders following terrorism attacks in Paris this weekend.

Mr Fraser took to Facebook and made the comment as the attacks, which killed more than 129 people, were unfolding in Paris.

 

Andrew Fraser says Australia should close its boarders on his Facebook page.
Andrew Fraser says Australia should close its boarders on his Facebook page. Facebook

His views are aligned with former One Nation leader, Pauline Hanson, who took to Channel 9's Today show this morning and made similar comment against allowing more refugees.

Other politicians, including Premier Mike Baird have posted messages of support and unity with France.

Topics:  andrew fraser mp, editors picks, nationals, syrian refugees



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