Now I think the majority of Australian were well aware that Gillard's plan for a processing centre in East Timor was dead. But the Labor government are still in denial.
Will the latest comments from the East Timor President finally put a nail in the coffin of this farce?
It doesn't get any more clear than that. I can't believe how poorly this was constructed. It has made Australia look like a joke."Timor-Leste [East Timor] says that we will not agree to set up an asylum-seeker processing centre in the country," Dr Ramos-Horta told Timorese journalists.