People flee fighting near Goma, Eastern Congo DRC (AAP) (AAP)

The Turnbull government is being urged to create an extra avenue to resettle more refugees in Australia through a community sponsorship program. Despite reports of debate within the Coalition on reducing Australia's migrant intake, refugee advocates are calling on the government to create an extra 5,000 humanitarian places a year, growing to 10,000 over the next five years.

Evan Young
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