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Expert says it’s hard to protect the popular tourist area of Morocco where 2 Scandinavian women were recently killed — and it’s become easier for ISIS to operate there

Moroccan officials said the four men suspected of killing Louisa Jespersen, 24, of Denmark, and Maren Ueland, 28, of Norway, pledged their allegiance to ISIS before the killings. Abdellah Rami, a Moroccan expert on Islamist movements, told The New York Times, it is “easier for organisations like ISIS to start […]
Expert says it’s hard to protect the popular tourist area of Morocco where 2 Scandinavian women were recently killed — and it’s become easier for ISIS to operate there
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Here comes the 15% backpacker tax

The federal government is set to introduce a 15% backpacker tax after treasurer Scott Morrison announced that a compromise has been reached with crossbenchers. The Coalition had already reduced its original 32.5% rate to 19% but was negotiating with senator Jacqui Lambie’s proposed 10.5%, which had gained support from Labor, […]
Here comes the 15% backpacker tax