Australian PM Issues Warning, Announces New Plan to Halt Dual Citizenship Crisis

New rules are to be introduced to make all MPs and senators in Australia register their citizenship status following the scandal that has forced six politicians to quit office – leaving the country’s government deadlocked.

Current and future MPs and senators will have to lodge declarations and produce evidence that they are not foreign citizens before standing for official office under a new disclosure measure announced by Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull on Monday, November 6.

The move comes amid a dual citizenship crisis that has already led to six politicians — some of them high-profile — being forced to quit their [READ MORE HERE]

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