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ABF Commissioner Michael Outram admits media access to NZ removal was mistake

Sarah Basford Canales
By Sarah Basford Canales
Updated March 22 2021 - 9:57am, first published 9:00am
Australian Border Force Commissioner Michael Outram has admitted it was an error to allow a news crew access to a New Zealand deportee. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

The head of Australia's border control force has admitted it was an "error" to give a news media camera crew access to New Zealander deportees earlier this month.

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Sarah Basford Canales

Sarah Basford Canales

Canberra Times journalist

I'm a federal politics and public sector reporter with an interest in national security, integrity and regulation. Contact me with general tips and thoughts at sarah.basfordcanales@canberratimes.com.au or confidential tips to sbasfordcanales@protonmail.com.

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