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Northern Daily Leader
Accused Manus Island killer of Reza Barati recaptured, PNG police sayReza Barati on Manus Island has been recaptured after nearly a fortnight on the
Accused Manus Island killer of Reza Barati recaptured, PNG police say
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
Reza Barati on Manus Island has been recaptured after nearly a fortnight on the run following his escape from jail, Papua New Guinean police say. The accused murderer of Iranian asylum-seeker Reza Barati on Manus Island has been recaptured... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Danish politicians to visit Nauru to study offshore detention: Government... experiences from other countries". The Australian Government said on Augus
Danish politicians to visit Nauru to study offshore detention: Government
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
... experiences from other countries". The Australian Government said on August 17 that it had agreed to close the Papua New Guinea camp. The Guardian, which published the Nauru reports, said that only two Australian journalists had been... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Danish lawmakers to visit Australia's Nauru migrant campwho try to reach Australia by boat are turned back or sent to detention centres
Danish lawmakers to visit Australia's Nauru migrant camp
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
who try to reach Australia by boat are turned back or sent to detention centres in other countries, Nauru and Papua New Guinea Six members of the Danish parliament's Immigration and Integration Affairs Committee will leave on Saturday... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Danish lawmakers to visit Australia's Nauru migrant campwho try to reach Australia by boat are turned back or sent to detention centres
Danish lawmakers to visit Australia's Nauru migrant camp
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
who try to reach Australia by boat are turned back or sent to detention centres in other countries, Nauru and Papua New Guinea. The chairman of the Danish parliamentary committee, Martin Henriksen of the anti-immigration Danish... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Rio Tinto's billion-dollar mess: 'unprincipled, shameful and evil'and a mess big enough to tear a country apart. This controversial pit became t
Rio Tinto's billion-dollar mess: 'unprincipled, shameful and evil'
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
and a mess big enough to tear a country apart. This controversial pit became the flashpoint for a bitter civil war in Papua New Guinea in the 1990s that cost as many as 20,000 lives. Now, 27 years after the war forced the closure of the... Read more
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WA Today
Rio Tinto's billion-dollar mess: 'unprincipled, shameful and evil'and a mess big enough to tear a country apart. This controversial pit became t
Rio Tinto's billion-dollar mess: 'unprincipled, shameful and evil'
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
and a mess big enough to tear a country apart. This controversial pit became the flashpoint for a bitter civil war in Papua New Guinea in the 1990s that cost as many as 20,000 lives. Heavy trucks sit rusting on the edges of Panguna copper... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Rio Tinto's billion-dollar mess: 'unprincipled, shameful and evil'and a mess big enough to tear a country apart. This controversial pit became t
Rio Tinto's billion-dollar mess: 'unprincipled, shameful and evil'
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
and a mess big enough to tear a country apart. This controversial pit became the flashpoint for a bitter civil war in Papua New Guinea in the 1990s that cost as many as 20,000 lives. Heavy trucks sit rusting on the edges of Panguna copper... Read more
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The Age
Rio Tinto's billion-dollar mess: 'unprincipled, shameful and evil'and a mess big enough to tear a country apart. This controversial pit became t
Rio Tinto's billion-dollar mess: 'unprincipled, shameful and evil'
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
and a mess big enough to tear a country apart. This controversial pit became the flashpoint for a bitter civil war in Papua New Guinea in the 1990s that cost as many as 20,000 lives. Heavy trucks sit rusting on the edges of Panguna copper... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rio Tinto's billion-dollar mess: 'unprincipled, shameful and evil'and a mess big enough to tear a country apart. This controversial pit became t
Rio Tinto's billion-dollar mess: 'unprincipled, shameful and evil'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
and a mess big enough to tear a country apart. This controversial pit became the flashpoint for a bitter civil war in Papua New Guinea in the 1990s that cost as many as 20,000 lives. Heavy trucks sit rusting on the edges of Panguna copper... Read more
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CBC.ca
Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary among world's most livable cities, report sayscrime rates, congestion and public transportation problems. Other U.S. cities
Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary among world's most livable cities, report says
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
crime rates, congestion and public transportation problems. Other U.S. cities have seen declines in scores, in part due to police shootings of black men and deaths in police custody, and the resulting civil unrest, the report said. As well, Paris... Read more
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iol.co.za
The world’s most liveable citiesscore declines in recent months. “This partly stems from unrest related to a n
The world’s most liveable cities
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
score declines in recent months. “This partly stems from unrest related to a number of deaths of black people either in police custody or shot on the street despite being unarmed in the past couple of years,” the report said. At the bottom of... Read more
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iol.co.za
The world’s top most liveable citiesscore declines in recent months. “This partly stems from unrest related to a n
The world’s top most liveable cities
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
score declines in recent months. “This partly stems from unrest related to a number of deaths of black people either in police custody or shot on the street despite being unarmed in the past couple of years,” the report said. At the bottom of... Read more
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News.com.au
‘We have experienced big torture for three years’ — Manus Island detaineedon’t want to leave. They say the only options they have been given — return to
‘We have experienced big torture for three years’ — Manus Island detainee
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
don’t want to leave. They say the only options they have been given — return to where they came from or settle in Papua New Guinea — are worse than their current plight. Those who did choose to resettle in PNG say they are assaulted and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Noon briefing: 'It hit with an intensity that we hadn't seen before'received an intelligence briefing. 3 Help for Ohio boyPeople across the US wan
Noon briefing: 'It hit with an intensity that we hadn't seen before'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
received an intelligence briefing. 3 Help for Ohio boyPeople across the US want to help a 7-year-old Ohio boy who told a police officer he was trying to sell a stuffed animal to buy food, because he hadn't eaten in several days. Individuals and... Read more
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Calcutta News
Refugee advocates breathe a sigh of relief as Australia, Papua New Guinea to shutter Manus refugee centre CANBERRA, Australia - The Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, Peter O’Neill,
Refugee advocates breathe a sigh of relief as Australia, Papua New Guinea to shutter Manus refugee centre
Calcutta News / Posted 8 days ago
CANBERRA, Australia - The Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, Peter O’Neill, has confirmed that Australia and his nation are “in agreement”... Read more
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CNET
Disconnected and desperate: How Australia keeps refugees in tech limbooff the coast of Western Australia. That's as far as he got. Not long afterwa
Disconnected and desperate: How Australia keeps refugees in tech limbo
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
off the coast of Western Australia. That's as far as he got. Not long afterward, he was transferred to Manus Island, Papua New Guinea (PNG) and was told by the Australian government he wouldn't be allowed to settle in Australia. Unwilling to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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The Courier
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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The Young Witness
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
The Young Witness / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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Western Advocate
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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Manning River Times
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
Manning River Times / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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The North West Star
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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The Border Mail
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speechMinister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for
Refugee protesters interrupt Malcolm Turnbull economic speech
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first major speech since the election, calling for offshore immigration detention camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru to be closed. Refugee rights protesters have interrupted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first... Read more
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Rappler
4 important int’l issues Jokowi failed to discusspromises in 2014 to address historic rights abuses. Here are 5 issues that Jok
4 important int’l issues Jokowi failed to discuss
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
promises in 2014 to address historic rights abuses. Here are 5 issues that Jokowi avoided discussing in his address: 1. Papua human rights issues PROTEST HALTED. Papuan pro-independence activists, some in traditional tribal garb, march during a... Read more
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News.com.au
PNG police inquiry into shooting death"Trigger-happy" Papua New Guinea police shot dead a young man while trying to c
PNG police inquiry into shooting death
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
"Trigger-happy" Papua New Guinea police shot dead a young man while trying to clear a shanty town area in Port Moresby for development. PNG Prime Minister Peter O'Neill said a full investigation was underway into police actions after the 25-year-old... Read more
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Perth Now
PNG police inquiry into shooting death"Trigger-happy" Papua New Guinea police shot dead a young man while trying to c
PNG police inquiry into shooting death
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
"Trigger-happy" Papua New Guinea police shot dead a young man while trying to clear a shanty town area in Port Moresby for development. PNG Prime Minister Peter O'Neill said a full investigation was underway into police actions after the 25-year-old... Read more
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Adelaide Now
PNG police inquiry into shooting death"Trigger-happy" Papua New Guinea police shot dead a young man while trying to c
PNG police inquiry into shooting death
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
"Trigger-happy" Papua New Guinea police shot dead a young man while trying to clear a shanty town area in Port Moresby for development. PNG Prime Minister Peter O'Neill said a full investigation was underway into police actions after the 25-year-old... Read more
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Daily Mail
Indonesia’s proposal to ban alcohol could ruin tourist hotspotis passed, our business will be done'. Indonesia already has two areas that ha
Indonesia’s proposal to ban alcohol could ruin tourist hotspot
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
is passed, our business will be done'. Indonesia already has two areas that have complete alcohol bans - the province of Papua and more recently the port city of Surabaya in Java The proposed nation-wide alcohol ban is said to have caused an... Read more
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The North West Star
Letters to the editorof the clouds and address the crisis that has developed in the state’s prison s
Letters to the editor
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
of the clouds and address the crisis that has developed in the state’s prison system under her watch. Tim Mander Shadow Police, Fire and Emergency Services and Corrective Services MinisterToo much spent on border protection On Radio National... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Australia: Bloody photos of Manus Island refugees surfacePHOTOGRAPHS showing two bloodied refugees in Papua New Guinea have emerged just
Australia: Bloody photos of Manus Island refugees surface
Asian Correspondent / Posted 11 days ago
PHOTOGRAPHS showing two bloodied refugees in Papua New Guinea have emerged just days after the controversial Nauru Files leak, casting yet another spotlight on Australia’s highly-criticised immigration policies. According to Guardian Australia, the... Read more
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Daily Mail
West Papuan tribe chief holding mummified remains of Dani tribe leaderThe hidden mountain tribe in Papua where villagers mummified their ancestors wi
West Papuan tribe chief holding mummified remains of Dani tribe leader
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
The hidden mountain tribe in Papua where villagers mummified their ancestors with SMOKE and have kept their remains in a nearly perfect state for hundreds of years A Dani tribe chief has been photographed carrying the smoked mummified remains of his... Read more
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dna
Refugees allegedly assaulted on Papua New Guinea's Manus IslandA human rights group on Sunday said two refugees being held at a Papua New Guin
Refugees allegedly assaulted on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island
dna / Posted 12 days ago
A human rights group on Sunday said two refugees being held at a Papua New Guinea detention centre were bashed by locals, fuelling criticism of Australia's tough offshore detention rules for asylum seekers. Lobby group Get Up released photos of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Refugees allegedly assaulted on Papua New Guinea's Manus IslandSYDNEY: A human rights group on Sunday said two refugees being held at a Papua
Refugees allegedly assaulted on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
SYDNEY: A human rights group on Sunday said two refugees being held at a Papua New Guinea detention centre were bashed by locals, fuelling criticism of Australia's tough offshore detention rules for asylum seekers. Lobby group Get Up released photos... Read more
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Reuters
Refugees allegedly assaulted on Papua New Guinea's Manus IslandL) from the Australian-funded Manus Island detention centre is pictured in Lore
Refugees allegedly assaulted on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
L) from the Australian-funded Manus Island detention centre is pictured in Lorengau after an alleged attack by a group of Papua New Guinean men in this picture taken on August 10, 2016 by photographer Matthew Abbott. Get Up/Matthew Abbott/via... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Refugees allegedly assaulted on PNG's Manus IslandSYDNEY: A human rights group on Sunday said two refugees being held at a Papua
Refugees allegedly assaulted on PNG's Manus Island
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
SYDNEY: A human rights group on Sunday said two refugees being held at a Papua New Guinea detention centre were bashed by locals, fuelling criticism of Australia's tough offshore detention rules for asylum seekers. Lobby group Get Up released photos... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The Dame, the filmmaker, the property developer and PNG's most sought-after piece of landtown in Port Moresby - has become the legal battleground in a dispute between a
The Dame, the filmmaker, the property developer and PNG's most sought-after piece of land
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
town in Port Moresby - has become the legal battleground in a dispute between a young Australian filmmaker and one of Papua New Guinea's most revered former politicians, Carol Kidu. The proposed venue for the 2018 APEC leaders' summit – a... Read more
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DW
'Send rejected asylum seekers to islands': AfD leader |given the hundreds of thousands of illegal immigrants who are in Germany," Petr
'Send rejected asylum seekers to islands': AfD leader |
DW / Posted 12 days ago
given the hundreds of thousands of illegal immigrants who are in Germany," Petry said, citing figures from the German police published last month. Despite criticism to Petry's statements, the proposal has a precedent. In Australia, the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
German far-right draws on Australia's asylum seeker policiesmedia has interpreted Ms Petry's remarks as a reference to the detention centre
German far-right draws on Australia's asylum seeker policies
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
media has interpreted Ms Petry's remarks as a reference to the detention centres on Nauru and Manus Island in Papua New Guinea, where Australia funds facilities to hold asylum seekers and refugees. The United Nations Refugee Agency... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why Pacific-island nations are so good at rugbyPaea Wolfgramm in 1996. Until this summer, no athlete from Micronesia or Melane
Why Pacific-island nations are so good at rugby
Namibia Economist / Posted 13 days ago
Paea Wolfgramm in 1996. Until this summer, no athlete from Micronesia or Melanesia—regions that count among their members Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Fiji, Nauru, Palau and Kiribati—had ever stood on an Olympic podium. That streak ended on August... Read more
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ABC News
Allegations of Abuse of Asylum Seekers on Remote Island Shock Australiabillion Australian dollars (over $1.6 billion) with a company in charge of oper
Allegations of Abuse of Asylum Seekers on Remote Island Shock Australia
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
billion Australian dollars (over $1.6 billion) with a company in charge of operating the detention centers in Nauru and Papua New Guinea. The Nauru detention center, which is run by the nation's government with support from Australia and... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Abuse should be raised during Papua visitAustralia's Attorney-General must raise current and past abuses when he travels
Abuse should be raised during Papua visit
Sky News Australia / Posted 15 days ago
Australia's Attorney-General must raise current and past abuses when he travels to Papua with the controversial Indonesian minister Wiranto, according to the Human Rights Watch. Wiranto, a former military general accused of human rights abuses in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
2,000 abuse incidents at Australian detention centre for asylum seekers in Nauruand human rights groups. Asylum seekers intercepted at sea are sent to Nauru a
2,000 abuse incidents at Australian detention centre for asylum seekers in Nauru
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
and human rights groups. Asylum seekers intercepted at sea are sent to Nauru and to another camp on Manus Island, in Papua New Guinea, and told they will never be settled in Australia. The number of refugees and asylum seekers trying to... Read more
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Wired News
A 30,000-Square-Foot Olympics Mural May Just Be a Recordthe wizened faces of members of the Mursi, from Ethiopia; the Kayin, from Thail
A 30,000-Square-Foot Olympics Mural May Just Be a Record
Wired News / Posted 16 days ago
the wizened faces of members of the Mursi, from Ethiopia; the Kayin, from Thailand; the Supi, from Europe; the Huli from Papua New Guinea, and the Tapajos, from the Americas. “I wanted to show that everyone is united, we are all connected,” says... Read more
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dna
Leaked files reveal children held at Australian detention camp suffer assaults, sexual abusegroups. Under Australia's policy, asylum seekers intercepted at sea are sent t
Leaked files reveal children held at Australian detention camp suffer assaults, sexual abuse
dna / Posted 16 days ago
groups. Under Australia's policy, asylum seekers intercepted at sea are sent to Nauru and another camp on Manus Island, in Papua New Guinea, and told they will never be settled in Australia. The number of refugees and asylum seekers trying to reach... Read more
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Aljazeera
Nauru: Leak reveals children sexually abused at prisongroups. Under the policy, asylum seekers intercepted at sea are sent to Nauru
Nauru: Leak reveals children sexually abused at prison
Aljazeera / Posted 16 days ago
groups. Under the policy, asylum seekers intercepted at sea are sent to Nauru and another prison on Manus Island, in Papua New Guinea, and told they will never be settled in Australia. The number of refugees and asylum seekers trying to... Read more
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New Kerala
Papers reveal abuse at Australia's offshore detention centre - newkerala.com #102880alleged incidents within the regional processing centre are reported and where
Papers reveal abuse at Australia's offshore detention centre - newkerala.com #102880
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
alleged incidents within the regional processing centre are reported and where appropriate referred to the Nauru Police Force (NPF) for investigation." Australia outsources the processing of asylum seekers who arrive in Australia by boat... Read more
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