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Scoop.co.nz
The Violent Conclusion: Manus Islandmen and goods to East Lorengau centre on Friday, though they were unsure how ma
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
men and goods to East Lorengau centre on Friday, though they were unsure how many people were on them.According to refugee Behrouz Boochani, the journalistic spark in the abysmal dark, “The refugees are saying they are leaving the prison camp... Read more
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The Age
Manus Island: Important principle must be consistently appliedsilence those of them trying to draw the world's attention to their plight, suc
The Age / Posted 16 hours ago
silence those of them trying to draw the world's attention to their plight, such as Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani who was arbitrarily arrested and handcuffed for two hours on Thursday? Simon Boyle, Carlton NorthWe must... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ugly scenes at Melbourne CBD protest against Manus Islandrapists. The crowd turned very quickly, cops surged in @7NewsMelbournepic.twitt
Canberra Times / Posted 19 hours ago
rapists. The crowd turned very quickly, cops surged in @7NewsMelbournepic.twitter.com/wQO5lmguvO Iranian asylum seeker Behrouz Boochani, who is detained on Manus Island and has been one of the most prominent of the group reporting on the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ugly scenes at Melbourne CBD protest against Manus Island- but not enforced - by the PNG government over the three weeks since the centr
The Border Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
- but not enforced - by the PNG government over the three weeks since the centre was shut down. Iranian asylum seeker Behrouz Boochani, who is detained on Manus Island and has been one of the most prominent of the group reporting on the... Read more
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The Courier
Ugly scenes at Melbourne CBD protest against Manus Island- but not enforced - by the PNG government over the three weeks since the centr
The Courier / Posted 21 hours ago
- but not enforced - by the PNG government over the three weeks since the centre was shut down. Iranian asylum seeker Behrouz Boochani, who is detained on Manus Island and has been one of the most prominent of the group reporting on the... Read more
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Ekklesia
Lives 'at risk' as authorities attempt to remove Manus Island refugeesthe refugees. Now the PNG authorities are putting their lives at risk.” The Ir
Ekklesia / Posted 22 hours ago
the refugees. Now the PNG authorities are putting their lives at risk.” The Iranian journalist and human rights activist Behrouz Boochani, who has exposed to the world the extent of abuse being experienced by those in the detention camp, was... Read more
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The Border Mail
Manus Island protest expected to bring Melbourne CBD to standstill- but not enforced - by the PNG government over the three weeks since the centr
The Border Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
- but not enforced - by the PNG government over the three weeks since the centre was shut down. Iranian asylum seeker Behrouz Boochani, who is detained on Manus Island and has been one of the most prominent of the group reporting on the... Read more
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The Age
Manus Island protest expected to bring Melbourne CBD to standstill – but not enforced – by the PNG government over the three weeks since the centr
The Age / Posted yesterday
– but not enforced – by the PNG government over the three weeks since the centre was shut down. Iranian asylum seeker Behrouz Boochani, who is detained on Manus Island and has been one of the most prominent of the group reporting on the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Manus Island protest expected to bring Melbourne CBD to standstill – but not enforced – by the PNG government over the three weeks since the centr
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
– but not enforced – by the PNG government over the three weeks since the centre was shut down. Iranian asylum seeker Behrouz Boochani, who is detained on Manus Island and has been one of the most prominent of the group reporting on the... Read more
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DW
Manus Island asylum-seeker center cleared in police operation |one of the transit centers in buses early on Friday, according to one of the pe
DW / Posted yesterday
one of the transit centers in buses early on Friday, according to one of the people who had been moved. Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani, himself an asylum seeker acting as a spokesman, said four buses of refugees and asylum seekers were taken... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Police reportedly used metal rods to force asylum seekers out of a former Australian detention centreguards hitting men with metal rods as they appear to be are dragged away. The
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
guards hitting men with metal rods as they appear to be are dragged away. The Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani, who was detained during police action on Thursday, also reported on Twitter that men said they were beaten... Read more
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The Borneo Post
All refugees cleared from Australia camp in PNG: policethere since 2013, but around 200 moved voluntarily to the new centres earlier t
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
there since 2013, but around 200 moved voluntarily to the new centres earlier this month. Iranian journalist and refugee Behrouz Boochani, who has acted as an unofficial spokesman for the men and was taken by police to one of the new centres on... Read more
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The Manila Times
All refugees cleared from Australia camp in PNG – policethere since 2013, but around 200 moved voluntarily to the new centers earlier t
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
there since 2013, but around 200 moved voluntarily to the new centers earlier this month. Iranian journalist and refugee Behrouz Boochani, who has acted as an unofficial spokesman for the men and was taken by police to one of the new centers on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Police reportedly used metal rods to force asylum seekers out of a former Australian detention centreguards hitting men with metal rods as they appear to be are dragged away. The
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
guards hitting men with metal rods as they appear to be are dragged away. The Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani, who was detained during police action on Thursday, also reported on Twitter that men said they were beaten... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Police re-enter Manus Island camp in second day of force against refugeesthe camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at leas
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
the camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at least one man - Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani - was removed from the site in handcuffs. The Australian-run centre was closed on October 31 following a... Read more
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Canberra Times
'We all are going': Manus Island standoff ends as police re-enter in second day of forcethe camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at leas
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
the camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at least one man – Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani – was removed from the site in handcuffs. The Australian-run centre was closed on October 31 following a... Read more
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News.com.au
PNG police use batons in Manus operationwithout the use of force". "We are doing the best we can and the refugees cann
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
without the use of force". "We are doing the best we can and the refugees cannot continue to be stubborn and defiant." Behrouz Boochani, a journalist and asylum seeker at the centre, said the police had "attacked". "The refugees are going to... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
PNG police use batons in Manus operationwithout the use of force". "We are doing the best we can and the refugees cann
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
without the use of force". "We are doing the best we can and the refugees cannot continue to be stubborn and defiant." Behrouz Boochani, a journalist and asylum seeker at the centre, said the police had "attacked". "The refugees are going to... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘Please help us’: Man’s desperate pleaNews Australia reported. During the operation, one of the men collapsed and had
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
News Australia reported. During the operation, one of the men collapsed and had a seizure. High-profile Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani was arrested during the Thursday scuffle and it was reported to Storyful journalists via closed network... Read more
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The Courier Mail
PNG police use batons in Manus operationthe refugees cannot continue to be stubborn and defiant." Around 50 people wer
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
the refugees cannot continue to be stubborn and defiant." Around 50 people were taken by bus from the centre on Thursday. Behrouz Boochani, a journalist and asylum seeker at the centre, said the police had "attacked". "The refugees are going to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Please help us’: Man’s desperate pleaNews Australia reported. During the operation, one of the men collapsed and had
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
News Australia reported. During the operation, one of the men collapsed and had a seizure. High-profile Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani was arrested during the Thursday scuffle and it was reported to Storyful journalists via closed network... Read more
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Ekklesia
Faith leaders secretly travel to Manus detention camp, condemn government inactionme. I wept with love. “The news yesterday that police have forcibly removed pe
Ekklesia / Posted yesterday
me. I wept with love. “The news yesterday that police have forcibly removed people from the camp, and arrested journalist Behrouz Boochani, who we spent hours with in the camp, horrifies me.” “The police have now destroyed all of the men’s... Read more
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Junkee
Refugee Journalist Arrested And Released During Manus Island RaidsPapua New Guinea police officers have detained and then released Behrouz Boocha
Junkee / Posted yesterday
Papua New Guinea police officers have detained and then released Behrouz Boochani, a journalist and refugee detained on Manus during a raid on the island’s immigration detention centre. During the Thursday morning operation, PNG police and... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Manus men hide as cops ‘attack’News Australia reported. During the operation, one of the men collapsed and had
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
News Australia reported. During the operation, one of the men collapsed and had a seizure. High-profile Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani was arrested during the Thursday scuffle and it was reported to Storyful journalists via closed network... Read more
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Weekly Times
PNG police use batons in Manus operationthe refugees cannot continue to be stubborn and defiant." Around 50 people wer
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
the refugees cannot continue to be stubborn and defiant." Around 50 people were taken by bus from the centre on Thursday. Behrouz Boochani, a journalist and asylum seeker at the centre, said the police had "attacked". "The refugees are going to... Read more
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News.com.au
Manus men hide as cops use forceNews Australia reported. During the operation, one of the men collapsed and had
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
News Australia reported. During the operation, one of the men collapsed and had a seizure. High-profile Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani was arrested during the Thursday scuffle and it was reported to Storyful journalists via closed network... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PNG police return to evict asylum-seekers from Australian-run camp60 asylum seekers arrived at one of the transit centres on buses early on Frida
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
60 asylum seekers arrived at one of the transit centres on buses early on Friday, asylum seeker and Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani told Reuters in a text message. Pictures sent to Reuters showed asylum seekers on minibuses and Papua New... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Police re-enter Manus Island camp in second day of force against refugeesthe camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at leas
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
the camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at least one man - Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani - was removed from the site in handcuffs. Video sent to Fairfax Media by one man inside the camp showed... Read more
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Western Advocate
Police re-enter Manus Island camp in second day of force against refugeesthe camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at leas
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
the camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at least one man - Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani - was removed from the site in handcuffs. Video sent to Fairfax Media by one man inside the camp showed... Read more
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Manning River Times
Police re-enter Manus Island camp in second day of force against refugeesthe camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at leas
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
the camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at least one man - Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani - was removed from the site in handcuffs. Video sent to Fairfax Media by one man inside the camp showed... Read more
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The North West Star
Police re-enter Manus Island camp in second day of force against refugeesthe camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at leas
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
the camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at least one man - Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani - was removed from the site in handcuffs. Video sent to Fairfax Media by one man inside the camp showed... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Police re-enter Manus Island camp in second day of force against refugeesthe camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at leas
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
the camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at least one man - Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani - was removed from the site in handcuffs. Video sent to Fairfax Media by one man inside the camp showed... Read more
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The Border Mail
Police re-enter Manus Island camp in second day of force against refugeesthe camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at leas
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
the camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at least one man - Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani - was removed from the site in handcuffs. Video sent to Fairfax Media by one man inside the camp showed... Read more
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The Age
'We are all crying': Police re-enter Manus Island camp in second day of force against refugeesthe camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at leas
The Age / Posted yesterday
the camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at least one man – Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani – was removed from the site in handcuffs. Video sent to Fairfax Media by one man inside the camp showed... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'We are all crying': Police re-enter Manus Island camp in second day of force against refugeesthe camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at leas
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
the camp show men being led away by immigration officers, and yesterday at least one man – Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani – was removed from the site in handcuffs. Video sent to Fairfax Media by one man inside the camp showed... Read more
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The Courier
'We will not be pressured', Turnbull warns Manus refugeesrefugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound a
The Courier / Posted yesterday
refugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound and continued to resist being moved on. Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist, was arrested and questioned by police. A defiant Mr Turnbull... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'It's a walk in the park': PNG authorities urge men to leave Manus Island centreManus Island refugee tweeted this photo overnight with the caption "this pictur
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Manus Island refugee tweeted this photo overnight with the caption "this picture is enough to wake up Australia". (Twitter: Behrouz Boochani) Papua New Guinea's police chief is urging the hundreds of remaining refugees and asylum seekers at the... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Malcolm Turnbull 'won't be pressured' on Manus Islandmy government and we will not outsource our migration policy to people smuggler
Business Insider Australia / Posted yesterday
my government and we will not outsource our migration policy to people smugglers.” Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani is among several refugees reported escorted to the new location. Some men said they were beaten and forced... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'We will not be pressured', Turnbull warns Manus refugeesrefugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound a
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
refugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound and continued to resist being moved on. Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist, was arrested and questioned by police. A defiant Mr Turnbull... Read more
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Western Advocate
'We will not be pressured', Turnbull warns Manus refugeesrefugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound a
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
refugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound and continued to resist being moved on. Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist, was arrested and questioned by police. A defiant Mr Turnbull... Read more
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Manning River Times
'We will not be pressured', Turnbull warns Manus refugeesrefugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound a
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
refugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound and continued to resist being moved on. Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist, was arrested and questioned by police. A defiant Mr Turnbull... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'We will not be pressured', Turnbull warns Manus refugeesrefugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound a
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
refugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound and continued to resist being moved on. Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist, was arrested and questioned by police. A defiant Mr Turnbull... Read more
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The Border Mail
'We will not be pressured', Turnbull warns Manus refugeesrefugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound a
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
refugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound and continued to resist being moved on. Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist, was arrested and questioned by police. A defiant Mr Turnbull... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'We will not be pressured', Turnbull warns Manus refugeesrefugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound a
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
refugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound and continued to resist being moved on. Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist, was arrested and questioned by police. A defiant Mr Turnbull... Read more
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Aljazeera
Manus Island: Fears of violence as PNG forces enterand Asia who have attempted to reach Australian shores by boat since mid-2013.
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
and Asia who have attempted to reach Australian shores by boat since mid-2013. Iranian journalist and refugee applicant Behrouz Boochani was taken into custody after briefly speaking to Al Jazeera by phone. "The immigration officers and so many... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Papua New Guinea police order protesting asylum seekers out of campcamps instead. ‘WE WON’T BE PRESSURED’ At the camp, witnesses said officials
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
camps instead. ‘WE WON’T BE PRESSURED’ At the camp, witnesses said officials in army fatigues led away Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani, a resident for four years who posts regular social media messages on conditions there. Boochani later... Read more
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Sky News Australia
UN calls for calm as Manus Island unravelsdecommissioned Manus Island detention centre. Immigration Minister Peter Dutto
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
decommissioned Manus Island detention centre. Immigration Minister Peter Dutton confirmed Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani was among a 'small number' arrested by officers who entered the complex on Thursday. Mr Boochani, who was... Read more
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The Borneo Post
PNG police order refugees out of campsending them to the offshore camps. Witnesses in the camp said officials in ar
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
sending them to the offshore camps. Witnesses in the camp said officials in army fatigues led away Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani, who has been at the camp for four years and regularly posts social media messages on conditions. Boochani... Read more
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Sky News Australia
PNG police make arrests on Manus Islanddecommissioned Manus Island detention centre. Immigration Minister Peter Dutto
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
decommissioned Manus Island detention centre. Immigration Minister Peter Dutton confirmed Iranian refugee and journalist Behrouz Boochani was among a 'small number' arrested by officers who entered the complex on Thursday. Mr Boochani, who was... Read more
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Canberra Times
'We will not be pressured': Malcolm Turnbull warns Manus Island refugees after clashes with policerefugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound a
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
refugees scaled the roofs of buildings, while others gathered in the compound and continued to resist being moved on. Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian-Kurdish refugee and journalist, was arrested and questioned by police. A man inside the... Read more
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