“Sanctuary” in the news

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bird sanctuary
main sanctuary
wildlife sanctuary

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www.theage.com.au
The Age
· 'They'll have an uprising on their hands': the fight to save wild horses  
He’s here to support an audacious plan to save the brumbies by catching them, then giving them sanctuary on private land “until there’s a change of government”.
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· Homeland Security Turns to Defending Statues Amid Questions Over Priorities  
Early this year, two days after the president used his State of the Union address to criticize so-called sanctuary cities, Mr. Wolf surprised the public — and some of his high-ranking Customs and Border Protection officials — when he barred New Yorkers from enrolling in programs that allowed travelers to speed through borders and airport lines.
www.theguardian.com
The Guardian
· Beijing shouldn’t blame Australia for measured moves on Hong Kong. It forced Morrison's hand  
It was inevitable that Chinese diplomats would excoriate Australia after prime minister Scott Morrison’s measured moves this week in response to Beijing’s draconian national security legislation for Hong Kong: offering limited sanctuary to Hong Kongers, suspending an extradition treaty with Hong Kong and heightening the travel warning for the city.
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· Bumper dingo breeding season despite - or because of - bushfire smoke  
Bushfire smoke could be behind bumper dingo litters in Victoria’s largest dingo sanctuary.
www.vox.com
Vox
· How “abolish ICE” helped bring abolitionist ideas into the mainstream  
This cooperation between the two agencies is why some states and cities have adopted “sanctuary” policies barring local law enforcement from complying with detention requests or sharing information.
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· Northern Right Whales Are on the Brink, and Trump Could Be Their Last Hope  
And earlier in June the Trump administration opened the Northeastern Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument, the Atlantic Ocean’s only fully protected marine sanctuary, to commercial fishing despite threats to the whales.
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· ‘The Tobacconist’ Review: Playing Dress-Up in 1930s Vienna  
The shy Franz (Simon Morzé) begins working at a tobacco shop owned by one of his mother’s former lovers, who provides cigars and sanctuary for leftists and Jewish people in the increasingly hostile city.
www.theguardian.com
The Guardian
· Group of six rare Cross River gorillas caught on camera in Nigeria  
A team of 16 guards from surrounding local communities, supported by the WCS, conduct daily patrols of the sanctuary to protect gorillas and other wildlife.
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· Republican Senators in Arizona and Georgia Have a Problem: The Base  
In a statement provided by a campaign spokesman, Ms. Loeffler said, “Georgians want a conservative outsider like me — not another career politician like Doug Collins who has sided with liberal democrats like Stacey Abrams to raise taxes, restrict 2nd Amendment rights, oppose term limits, and fund sanctuary cities.”
www.theguardian.com
The Guardian
· 'Mama Boko Haram': one woman's extraordinary mission to rescue 'her boys' from terrorism  
But that was because her home was considered a sanctuary by all sides.