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Breitbart
Australia Resists International Pressure Not To Deport Child Migrants, Says Allowing Them To Stay Encourages More To Come By BoatCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia is resisting mounting international pressu
Australia Resists International Pressure Not To Deport Child Migrants, Says Allowing Them To Stay Encourages More To Come By Boat
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia is resisting mounting international pressure not to deport child asylum seekers, with a minister warning Thursday that allowing them to stay could attract more refugees to come by boat. Australia’s 3-year-old... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Churches offer to protect asylum seekerBrisbane's Anglican leader has warned authorities they'll have to bash down chu
Churches offer to protect asylum seeker
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Brisbane's Anglican leader has warned authorities they'll have to bash down church doors and arrest clergy to deport asylum seekers who take up the church's offer of sanctuary. The Dean of Brisbane, Peter Catt, has led the offer by at least 10... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Concerns over changes to protection visasHuman rights advocates are concerned about new measures watering down Australia
Concerns over changes to protection visas
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Human rights advocates are concerned about new measures watering down Australia's obligations to protect vulnerable asylum seekers. Legislation before parliament tightens the eligibility for complementary protection visas, which help those who are... Read more
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Christian Today
Australian churches invoke ancient right of 'sanctuary' to protect asylum seekersTen Australian churches, including Brisbane Cathedral, have offered sanctuary t
Australian churches invoke ancient right of 'sanctuary' to protect asylum seekers
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
Ten Australian churches, including Brisbane Cathedral, have offered sanctuary to asylum seekers facing deportation to offshore refugee camps. The action marks a stand against the nation's immigration rules, despite risks of penalties against... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rightsNSW Chief Justice Tom Bathurst says mechanisms for scrutinising proposed laws m
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rights
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
NSW Chief Justice Tom Bathurst says mechanisms for scrutinising proposed laws may be inadequate. Photo: Tamara Dean The state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the presumption of innocence risk being eroded in NSW... Read more
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Herald Sun
Churches firm in refugee stand-offAnglican Reverend Peter Catt outside St. Johns Cathedral in Brisbane, who will
Churches firm in refugee stand-off
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
Anglican Reverend Peter Catt outside St. Johns Cathedral in Brisbane, who will open the church's doors to asylum seekers facing deportation to Nauru. MORE than a dozen churches offering sanctuary to 267 asylum seekers and their children now facing... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rightsThe state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the pr
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rights
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
The state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the presumption of innocence risk being eroded in NSW because there is insufficient scrutiny of laws abrogating basic freedoms before they are passed. The state's top judge has... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rightsThe state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the pr
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rights
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
The state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the presumption of innocence risk being eroded in NSW because there is insufficient scrutiny of laws abrogating basic freedoms before they are passed. The state's top judge has... Read more
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The Young Witness
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rightsThe state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the pr
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rights
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
The state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the presumption of innocence risk being eroded in NSW because there is insufficient scrutiny of laws abrogating basic freedoms before they are passed. The state's top judge has... Read more
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Western Advocate
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rightsThe state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the pr
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rights
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
The state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the presumption of innocence risk being eroded in NSW because there is insufficient scrutiny of laws abrogating basic freedoms before they are passed. The state's top judge has... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found, in research that will fuel calls for asylum... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rightsThe state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the pr
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rights
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
The state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the presumption of innocence risk being eroded in NSW because there is insufficient scrutiny of laws abrogating basic freedoms before they are passed. The state's top judge has... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Australia resists pressure to allow asylum seekers to stay Protesters against asylum seekers being deported hold a rally in Sydney (AP)
Australia resists pressure to allow asylum seekers to stay
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Protesters against asylum seekers being deported hold a rally in Sydney (AP) Australia is resisting mounting international pressure not to deport child asylum seekers, with a minister... Read more
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The Border Mail
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rightsThe state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the pr
Chief Justice Tom Bathurst warns of threat to basic legal rights
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
The state's top judge has warned that fundamental legal rights including the presumption of innocence risk being eroded in NSW because there is insufficient scrutiny of laws abrogating basic freedoms before they are passed. The state's top judge has... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Churches offer to protect asylum seekersBrisbane's Anglican leader has warned authorities they'll have to bash down chu
Churches offer to protect asylum seekers
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Brisbane's Anglican leader has warned authorities they'll have to bash down church doors and arrest clergy to deport asylum seekers who take up the church's offer of sanctuary. The Dean of Brisbane, Peter Catt, has led the offer by at least 10... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Nauru conditions 'cruel' and 'inhumane', former teacher saysNauru conditions 'cruel' and 'inhumane', children traumatised: former teacher
Nauru conditions 'cruel' and 'inhumane', former teacher says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Nauru conditions 'cruel' and 'inhumane', children traumatised: former teacher Photo: Children at the detention centre on Nauru were excited to attend the school before it closed, a former teacher at the school says. (Supplied) An Australian teacher... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Australia resists pressure to allow asylum seekers to stay | Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 - 06:47 am Australia is resis
Australia resists pressure to allow asylum seekers to stay
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 - 06:47 am Australia is resisting mounting international pressure not to deport... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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The Young Witness
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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Western Advocate
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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Manning River Times
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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The North West Star
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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The Border Mail
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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The Courier
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm TurnbullIf life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of ret
'You say you are saving our lives, but you are killing us': young asylum seeker's plea to Malcolm Turnbull
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
If life in immigration detention in Australia is difficult, the prospect of returning to Nauru is a waking nightmare for asylum seekers. Cockroaches wriggle over one boy's body and spread to his face. Another is grabbed from behind; he runs for his... Read more
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News.com.au
Kids on Nauru most traumatised: DoctorsCHILD asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumatise
Kids on Nauru most traumatised: Doctors
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
CHILD asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumatised cases two Australian paediatricians have encountered in 50 years of combined professional experience. PROFESSOR Elizabeth Elliott and Dr Hasantha Gunasekera assessed 69... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Kids on Nauru most traumatised: Doctors Child asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumati
Kids on Nauru most traumatised: Doctors
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Child asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumatised cases two Australian paediatricians have encountered in 50 years of combined professional experience. Professor Elizabeth... Read more
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Herald Sun
Kids on Nauru most traumatised: Doctors Child asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumati
Kids on Nauru most traumatised: Doctors
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Child asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumatised cases two Australian paediatricians have encountered in 50 years of combined professional experience. Professor Elizabeth... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kids on Nauru most traumatised: Doctors Child asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumati
Kids on Nauru most traumatised: Doctors
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Child asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumatised cases two Australian paediatricians have encountered in 50 years of combined professional experience. Professor Elizabeth... Read more
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The Border Mail
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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News.com.au
Kids on Nauru most traumatised: Doctors Child asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumati
Kids on Nauru most traumatised: Doctors
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Child asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumatised cases two Australian paediatricians have encountered in 50 years of combined professional experience. Professor Elizabeth... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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The Courier
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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The Courier
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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The Young Witness
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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Western Advocate
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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Manning River Times
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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The North West Star
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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The Border Mail
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at r
'These children are among the most traumatised we have ever seen'
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety-five per cent of asylum seeker children who have lived at Nauru are at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, a medical team led by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found. Ninety-five per cent of asylum-seeker children... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Peter Dutton under pressure to allow asylum seekers to stay in Australia after former child detainee medical findings Immigration Ministe
Peter Dutton under pressure to allow asylum seekers to stay
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
in Australia after former child detainee medical findings Immigration Minister Peter Dutton is under increased pressure to allow asylum seekers to remain in Australia following claims the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Former Nauru detainees among most traumatised children doctors have seenNauru child detainees at risk of serious mental health issues, Australian Human
Former Nauru detainees among most traumatised children doctors have seen
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Nauru child detainees at risk of serious mental health issues, Australian Human Rights Commission doctors say Photo: Dr Hasantha Gunasekera, one of the doctors who assessed adolescents who had been held on Nauru, found the children were some of the... Read more
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Perth Now
High Court backs Nauru detentionSCORES of asylum-seeker families face being returned to Nauru after the High Co
High Court backs Nauru detention
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
SCORES of asylum-seeker families face being returned to Nauru after the High Court rejected a legal challenge to Australia’s offshore immigration detention regime. The full bench of the High Court handed down its ruling this morning after... Read more
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