James Robertson

James Robertson is a Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald.

PNG policy working despite more boats: Burke

James Robertson, Judith Ireland Immigration Minister Tony Burke says the government's PNG resettlement policy is working, despite recent boat arrivals including one in which five people are believed to have drowned on Tuesday.

Asylum seeker boat rescued by commercial ship

Cocos

James Robertson, Dylan Welch A commercial ship has come to the aid of an ailing boat carrying 27 asylum seekers off the Cocos Islands.