Cameron says Britain will adopt Australia's hardline counter-terror laws

November 14, 2014 8:31 AM

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CANBERRA – British Prime Minister David Cameron has told a joint sitting of the Australian Parliament that Britain would soon follow Australia's lead in introducing hardline measures to deal with citizens who join the Islamic State movement.

Addressing the parliament on Friday, Cameron noted the passage of Australia's foreign fighter’s legislation through parliament last month and said his government hoped to introduce similar measures in early 2015. He said those counter-terror laws would enable police to have new powers at ports to se...

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