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Regional meeting on migration proposed

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Bogor, Indonesia - Indonesia on Friday proposed a conference between countries in the region affected by migration including Thailand to discuss people smuggling and the flow of asylum seekers. 

Australia's Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, left, talks to journalists as Indonesia's President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono looks on during a press conference at Bogor Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, on Friday. Mr Rudd is on a visit for the annual Indonesia-Australia Leaders' meeting including to discuss refugee problem. (EPA photo)

``All sides must shoulder the responsibility and take concrete action,'' President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said after talks with Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd in the Indonesian city of Bogor, near Jakarta.

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