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News.com.au
Grant’s unleashes on offshore detentionErin Watson-Lynn, Opposition health minister Catherine King and Spiked magazine
Grant’s unleashes on offshore detention
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Erin Watson-Lynn, Opposition health minister Catherine King and Spiked magazine editor Brendan O’Neill, to discuss offshore detention and free speech, among other things. A video question from teacher and whistleblower Tracey Donohue about the... Read more
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Canberra Times
It has a huge impact on all of us: Canberra authors of leaked Nauru fileson a toilet block and looked down at the four mattresses covered in blood from
It has a huge impact on all of us: Canberra authors of leaked Nauru files
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
on a toilet block and looked down at the four mattresses covered in blood from a previous suicide attempt at the Nauru detention centre, Toby Gunn was forced to choose the lesser of two evils and ask teenage onlookers to help him get the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Ethiopia's Lilesa fears for his life after protest gesture at Olympicsfeared he would face consequences for the gesture when he returned home. "Mayb
Ethiopia's Lilesa fears for his life after protest gesture at Olympics
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
feared he would face consequences for the gesture when he returned home. "Maybe I move to another country ... you get the freedom if you support only the government. You cannot work without that." He didn’t say how he plans to get his family to... Read more
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Times of Malta
Was this the bravest athlete at the Olympics?scrapped the scheme in January, but protests flared again this month over the c
Was this the bravest athlete at the Olympics?
Times of Malta / Posted 6 days ago
scrapped the scheme in January, but protests flared again this month over the continued detention of opposition demonstrators. Rights groups say hundreds have been killed. The government disputes the figures and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why this Ethiopian marathon runner's hand signal could see him killedis very dangerous in my country. Maybe I have to go to another country. I was p
Why this Ethiopian marathon runner's hand signal could see him killed
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
is very dangerous in my country. Maybe I have to go to another country. I was protesting for people everywhere who have no freedom.' The signal was in gesture of support for members of his Oromo tribe who have been protesting at government plans... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ethiopia's Lilesa makes protest gesture at marathon finishsubsistence farmers. Authorities scrapped the scheme in January, but protests
Ethiopia's Lilesa makes protest gesture at marathon finish
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
subsistence farmers. Authorities scrapped the scheme in January, but protests flared again this month over the continued detention of opposition demonstrators. Rights groups say hundreds have been killed. The government disputes the figures and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ethiopia's Lilesa makes protest gesture at marathon finishsubsistence farmers. Authorities scrapped the scheme in January, but protests
Ethiopia's Lilesa makes protest gesture at marathon finish
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
subsistence farmers. Authorities scrapped the scheme in January, but protests flared again this month over the continued detention of opposition demonstrators. Rights groups say hundreds have been killed. The government disputes the figures and... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
REVEALED: Where QLD's worst sex offenders are lvingthey're released. And now we can tell you where they live. Documents released
REVEALED: Where QLD's worst sex offenders are lving
The Daily Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
they're released. And now we can tell you where they live. Documents released by the Queensland Justice Department, under freedom of information laws, in March show there are presently 94 people who have been released from jail but remain subject... Read more
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Queensland Times
REVEALED: Where QLD's worst sex offenders are lvingthey're released. And now we can tell you where they live. Documents released
REVEALED: Where QLD's worst sex offenders are lving
Queensland Times / Posted 8 days ago
they're released. And now we can tell you where they live. Documents released by the Queensland Justice Department, under freedom of information laws, in March show there are presently 94 people who have been released from jail but remain subject... Read more
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News Mail
REVEALED: Where QLD's worst sex offenders are lvingthey're released. And now we can tell you where they live. Documents released
REVEALED: Where QLD's worst sex offenders are lving
News Mail / Posted 8 days ago
they're released. And now we can tell you where they live. Documents released by the Queensland Justice Department, under freedom of information laws, in March show there are presently 94 people who have been released from jail but remain subject... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Three of QLD's worst sex offenders are living in Rockhamptonthere are three of them living in Rockhampton. Documents released by the Queen
Three of QLD's worst sex offenders are living in Rockhampton
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
there are three of them living in Rockhampton. Documents released by the Queensland Justice Department, under freedom of information laws, in March show there are presently 94 people who have been released from jail but remain subject... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
An audience, an audience, my kingdom for an audienceby the vast majority of the world's climate change scientists. It's particular
An audience, an audience, my kingdom for an audience
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
by the vast majority of the world's climate change scientists. It's particularly relevant that the IPA is screaming about "freedom of speech", when in referring to not being "dragged in front of a judge or jury" it is really fighting, hard, for the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
D'Ath orders review as reports allege youth detention abuseAttorney-General Yvette D'Ath has ordered an independent review into the state'
D'Ath orders review as reports allege youth detention abuse
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
Attorney-General Yvette D'Ath has ordered an independent review into the state's youth detention centres after released internal government reports show the alleged mistreatment of children. The government's Ethical Standards unit quarterly reports... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Mackay youth offenders exposed to 'torture' in detentionMACKAY'S young offenders are being sent to a detention centre where Amnesty Int
Mackay youth offenders exposed to 'torture' in detention
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
MACKAY'S young offenders are being sent to a detention centre where Amnesty International alleges abuse has been uncovered. Through a freedom of information request, the human rights organisation has obtained 1000 pages of documents detailing... Read more
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Northern Star
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisonsPHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention cen
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisons
Northern Star / Posted 9 days ago
PHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention centres have been labelled proof of a systemic, long-term culture of abuse and secrecy. The photos were obtained by Amnesty International through a freedom of information... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisonsPHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention cen
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisons
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
PHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention centres have been labelled proof of a systemic, long-term culture of abuse and secrecy. The photos were obtained by Amnesty International through a freedom of information... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisonsPHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention cen
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisons
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
PHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention centres have been labelled proof of a systemic, long-term culture of abuse and secrecy. The photos were obtained by Amnesty International through a freedom of information... Read more
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Queensland Times
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisonsPHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention cen
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisons
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
PHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention centres have been labelled proof of a systemic, long-term culture of abuse and secrecy. The photos were obtained by Amnesty International through a freedom of information... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisonsPHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention cen
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisons
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
PHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention centres have been labelled proof of a systemic, long-term culture of abuse and secrecy. The photos were obtained by Amnesty International through a freedom of information... Read more
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News Mail
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisonsPHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention cen
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisons
News Mail / Posted 9 days ago
PHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention centres have been labelled proof of a systemic, long-term culture of abuse and secrecy. The photos were obtained by Amnesty International through a freedom of information... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisonsPHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention cen
Amnesty uncovers alleged abuse in QLD youth prisons
Daily Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
PHOTOS showing alleged abuse and mistreatment in Queensland youth detention centres have been labelled proof of a systemic, long-term culture of abuse and secrecy. The photos were obtained by Amnesty International through a freedom of information... Read more
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News.com.au
Treatment of youths in detention under the spotlight againclaim. Amnesty obtained this footage, along with another clip showing guards i
Treatment of youths in detention under the spotlight again
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
claim. Amnesty obtained this footage, along with another clip showing guards intimidating girls in a pool, under freedom of information laws. In the first incident filmed at Townsville’s Cleveland Youth Detention Centre in 2013, a teen... Read more
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News.com.au
'Get to bottom' of Qld mistreatment claimsThe national children's commissioner is urging Queensland authorities to review
'Get to bottom' of Qld mistreatment claims
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
The national children's commissioner is urging Queensland authorities to review how it oversees youth detention centres following reports inmates were mistreated. An ABC investigation has revealed the state government's own youth detention... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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The Courier
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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The Young Witness
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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Manning River Times
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
Manning River Times / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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The North West Star
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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The North West Star
Footage shows alleged mistreatment at Queensland youth detention centreImages have emerged that show the alleged mistreatment of children at Townsvill
Footage shows alleged mistreatment at Queensland youth detention centre
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
Images have emerged that show the alleged mistreatment of children at Townsville's Cleveland Youth Detention Centre. Internal Queensland government reports that show footage of alleged mistreatment of children at a detention centre have been... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll onsunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depress
'Why am I still here?': Refugee athletes stuck on Manus Island as Olympics roll on
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
sunk. The budding Pakistani kick-boxer could easily have fallen into a depressed torpor after three years in immigration detention at Manus Island. But instead, the 24-year-old hits the gym each morning and hones his kickboxing craft for three... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Images show alleged mistreatment at Qld youth detention centreInternal Queensland government reports that show footage of alleged mistreatmen
Images show alleged mistreatment at Qld youth detention centre
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
Internal Queensland government reports that show footage of alleged mistreatment of children at a detention centre have been released under Freedom of Information laws. Amnesty International obtained the government reports, compiled in 2013 and... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Four of QLD's worst sex offenders living in Toowoombareleased. And there are four of them living in Toowoomba. Documents released
Four of QLD's worst sex offenders living in Toowoomba
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
released. And there are four of them living in Toowoomba. Documents released by the Queensland Justice Department, under freedom of information laws, in March show there are presently 94 people who have been released from jail but remain subject... Read more
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News.com.au
‘We have experienced big torture for three years’ — Manus Island detaineegoing on outside, it’s a sanctuary. More than 800 people remain in limbo insid
‘We have experienced big torture for three years’ — Manus Island detainee
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
going on outside, it’s a sanctuary. More than 800 people remain in limbo inside the Manus Island Regional Processing Centre, a facility operated and funded by the Australian Government. They have waited three years for news that their... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
CCTV shows alleged mistreatment in Townsville detention centreImages emerge of alleged mistreatment at Townsville's Cleveland Youth Detention
CCTV shows alleged mistreatment in Townsville detention centre
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Images emerge of alleged mistreatment at Townsville's Cleveland Youth Detention Centre Images of alleged mistreatment at Townsville's Cleveland Youth Detention Centre have emerged, prompting calls for the royal commission into Northern Territory... Read more
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Aljazeera
Reintegrating child soldiers in Burundi2, 2015, along with the Minister of Justice, Aimee Laurentine Kanyana. Soon af
Reintegrating child soldiers in Burundi
Aljazeera / Posted 17 days ago
2, 2015, along with the Minister of Justice, Aimee Laurentine Kanyana. Soon after, the boys were moved to a re-education centre for children in detention, one of two opened with UNICEF support in early 2015, just before the crisis broke out.... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Explosive documents reveal the bad treatment of asylum seekers in Nauru's offshore detention centrechild abuse and self-harm attempts detailed in an explosive report on the treat
Explosive documents reveal the bad treatment of asylum seekers in Nauru's offshore detention centre
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
child abuse and self-harm attempts detailed in an explosive report on the treatment of asylum seekers in Nauru's offshore detention centre. The Guardian today published a database of more than 2,000 leaked documents detailing disturbing... Read more
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News.com.au
‘The cruelty is dizzying in its scale’child abuse and self-harm attempts detailed in an explosive report on the treat
‘The cruelty is dizzying in its scale’
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
child abuse and self-harm attempts detailed in an explosive report on the treatment of asylum seekers in Nauru’s offshore detention centre. The Guardian today published a database of more than 2,000 leaked documents detailing disturbing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Polemics of Free Speech, Hate Speech and the Incitement to HatredThe right to freedom of opinion and expression is encapsulated in international
The Polemics of Free Speech, Hate Speech and the Incitement to Hatred
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
The right to freedom of opinion and expression is encapsulated in international law -Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Article 19 of International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. More importantly, the freedom of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
School sued over teen clock arresttime, pictures of Mohamed wearing a NASA T-shirt and looking confused circulate
School sued over teen clock arrest
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
time, pictures of Mohamed wearing a NASA T-shirt and looking confused circulated the internet. He was taken to a juvenile detention centre where police questioned him at length about why he would take a “hoax bomb” to school. Thank you fellow... Read more
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Herald Sun
School sued over teen clock arresttime, pictures of Mohamed wearing a NASA T-shirt and looking confused circulate
School sued over teen clock arrest
Herald Sun / Posted 19 days ago
time, pictures of Mohamed wearing a NASA T-shirt and looking confused circulated the internet. He was taken to a juvenile detention centre where police questioned him at length about why he would take a “hoax bomb” to school. Thank you fellow... Read more
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The Courier Mail
School sued over teen clock arresttime, pictures of Mohamed wearing a NASA T-shirt and looking confused circulate
School sued over teen clock arrest
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
time, pictures of Mohamed wearing a NASA T-shirt and looking confused circulated the internet. He was taken to a juvenile detention centre where police questioned him at length about why he would take a “hoax bomb” to school. Thank you fellow... Read more
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Perth Now
School sued over teen clock arresttime, pictures of Mohamed wearing a NASA T-shirt and looking confused circulate
School sued over teen clock arrest
Perth Now / Posted 20 days ago
time, pictures of Mohamed wearing a NASA T-shirt and looking confused circulated the internet. He was taken to a juvenile detention centre where police questioned him at length about why he would take a “hoax bomb” to school. Thank you fellow... Read more
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chroniclelive
Cost of excluding Durham abuse victims from Goddard Inquiry 'incalculable'have been told that they will not be included as a case study in the Goddard In
Cost of excluding Durham abuse victims from Goddard Inquiry 'incalculable'
chroniclelive / Posted 21 days ago
have been told that they will not be included as a case study in the Goddard Inquiry, while victims of abuse at Medomsley Detention Centre who were older teenagers are also unable to be included. It comes after the probe fell into disarray when... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Human Rights Watch Calls Out Australia for Abuse of Refugees on Nauruthe Australian government has violated the rights to be free from torture and o
Human Rights Watch Calls Out Australia for Abuse of Refugees on Nauru
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 25 days ago
the Australian government has violated the rights to be free from torture and other ill-treatment, and from arbitrary detention, as well as other fundamental protections, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International said. Australia and Nauru... Read more
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International Business Times
Australia intentionally ignores abuse of asylum seekers and refugees, human rights groups allege country, people who try to reach the shores of Australia by boat are transferre
Australia intentionally ignores abuse of asylum seekers and refugees, human rights groups allege
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
country, people who try to reach the shores of Australia by boat are transferred to Manus Islands in Papua New Guinea and a detention centre in Nauru. Human rights Watch and Amnesty International have conducted a number of interviews in Nauru and... Read more
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