Russian-born fears death after Australian visa expires

Russian-born Ludmila Kovaleva fears she might face imprisonment or dying in Russia if her visa just isn’t renewed by the Australian Division of Immigration – regardless of a number of rejected makes an attempt since she fled Moscow in 2010.

“The final possibility is the minister Andrew Giles workout routines energy and grant her a visa to remain right here the place she will stay safely,” says lawyer Simon Denims.

Mr Denims mentioned there was a “system downside” throughout the immigration division which frequently refuses the “most meritorious” circumstances.

“Hopefully members of parliament, senators, neighborhood leaders, spiritual leaders can intervene on somebody’s behalf,” he instructed Sky Information Australia.