Liberal MP says Australia's refugee program one of the world's best

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Jason Falinski says he won’t let anyone attack the country’s system, after growing criticism over delay in resettling Syrian and Iraqi refugees

The Liberal MP Jason Falinski says he won’t let “anyone criticise Australia’s refugee program”, amid a growing chorus of international and domestic criticism over Australia’s slow resettlement of Syrian refugees.

The former prime minister Tony Abbott pledged to take 12,000 Syrian and Iraqi refugees in 2015, in a move that was at the time lauded as a significant improvement in Australia’s humanitarian intake.

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