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Operation Sovereign Borders Acting Commander Air Marshal Mark Binskin... News PhotoAustralia,Authority,Diplomacy,Distraught,Horizontal,Killing,Nautical Vessel,New South Wales,People,Politics,Press Conference,Refugee,Sydney,TalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPOperation Sovereign Borders Acting Commander Air Marshal Mark Binskin speaks during a press conference with Australian Immigration Minister Scott Morrison in Sydney on September 30, 2013, where Morrison rejected claims that Australian authorities took too long to respond to distress calls from an asylum seeker boat which went down off the coast of Java, killing at least 31 people. Morrison held the second of his weekly briefings on asylum seeker matters as Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott heads to Jakarta for his first international meeting as Prime Minister, where the boat people issue will high on the agenda of bilateral discussions with his Indonesian counterpart, president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. AFP PHOTO/William WEST (Photo credit should read WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images)