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Sydney Morning Herald
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensions Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island deten
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the facility one hour to leave, according to multiple sources. There are unconfirmed reports authorities have been aggressive,... Read more
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The Age
Australians of the Year write open letter to leaders about 'disaster' on Manus Islandhave penned an open letter to Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten urging them to
The Age / Posted an hour ago
have penned an open letter to Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten urging them to address the "human disaster" unfolding on Manus Island's decommissioned detention centre. The letter's signatories include Rosie Batty, Ita Buttrose, Simone McKeon,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australians of the year write open letter to leaders about 'disaster' on Manus Islandhave penned an open letter to Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten urging them to
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
have penned an open letter to Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten urging them to address the "human disaster" unfolding on Manus Island's decommissioned detention centre. The letter's signatories include Rosie Batty, Ita Buttrose, Simone McKeon,... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Australians of the year make plea for Manushave penned an open letter to Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten urging them to
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 hours ago
have penned an open letter to Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten urging them to address the 'human disaster' unfolding on Manus Island's decommissioned detention centre. The letter's signatories include Australians of the Year Rosie Batty, Ita... Read more
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Canberra Times
Letters to the Editor: Griffin's vision being ruined by short-sightednesscould talk to each other (Thaw in Refugee Deal", November17) and enter into bil
Canberra Times / Posted 7 hours ago
could talk to each other (Thaw in Refugee Deal", November17) and enter into bilateral arrangements about the refugees from Manus Island. He's also warned them "they would have to to think about their relationship" if these arrangements... Read more
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The Age
Letters to the Editor: Griffin's vision being ruined by short-sightednesscould talk to each other (Thaw in Refugee Deal", November17) and enter into bil
The Age / Posted 8 hours ago
could talk to each other (Thaw in Refugee Deal", November17) and enter into bilateral arrangements about the refugees from Manus Island. He's also warned them "they would have to to think about their relationship" if these arrangements... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Letters to the Editor: Griffin's vision being ruined by short-sightednesscould talk to each other (Thaw in Refugee Deal", November17) and enter into bil
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
could talk to each other (Thaw in Refugee Deal", November17) and enter into bilateral arrangements about the refugees from Manus Island. He's also warned them "they would have to to think about their relationship" if these arrangements... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australians of the Year unite in support of medical aid in Manus centreAustralians of the Year call for doctors to be allowed into former Manus Island
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 hours ago
Australians of the Year call for doctors to be allowed into former Manus Island detention centre Twelve former Australians of the Year have written an open letter pleading with the Prime Minister to allow medical professionals access to asylum... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Wall of water’ protest at pollie’s officegroup makes wall of water outside NT Senator Luke Gosling’s office. A GROUP of
News.com.au / Posted 18 hours ago
group makes wall of water outside NT Senator Luke Gosling’s office. A GROUP of Christian protesters have held a vigil for Manus Island detainees outside Member for Solomon Luke Gosling’s office. Delivering 1000 litres of water to Mr Gosling, in... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
‘Wall of water’ protest at pollie’s officeA GROUP of Christian protesters have held a vigil for Manus Island detainees ou
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 18 hours ago
A GROUP of Christian protesters have held a vigil for Manus Island detainees outside Member for Solomon Luke Gosling’s office. Delivering 1000 litres of water to Mr Gosling, in the hope he would send the water to the former detainees who have locked... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia defends alternative accommodation for asylum seekers against UN criticismUnited Nations claims that the substitute site is unfinished and inadequate. S
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
United Nations claims that the substitute site is unfinished and inadequate. Some 380 men have barricaded themselves into Manus Island centre for more than 20 days without regular food or water supplies, defying attempts by Australia and PNG to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Australian ‘Offshore Processing’ Facility Deteriorates DailyFacility Deteriorates by the Day – UN Refugee Official21 November 2017 – Three
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 hours ago
Facility Deteriorates by the Day – UN Refugee Official21 November 2017 – Three weeks following the closure of the Manus Island regional processing centre, the situation on the ground is very serious and deteriorates by the day, a senior... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Take responsibility for asylum seekers: UNofficial says, urging Australia to resume its responsibility for them. Austral
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
official says, urging Australia to resume its responsibility for them. Australia closed the offshore detention centre on Manus Island at the end of October, but some 380 refugees and asylum seekers have refused to leave, citing safety fears... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Manus ‘deteriorating day by day’- Asylum Seeker Resource Centre via Storyful10:28 Footage taken on November 16
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
- Asylum Seeker Resource Centre via Storyful10:28 Footage taken on November 16 from inside the former detention centre on Manus Island showed squalid conditions and refugees appealing for urgent medical treatment for those suffering from illness.... Read more
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Herald Sun
Manus ‘deteriorating day by day’- Asylum Seeker Resource Centre via Storyful10:28 Footage taken on November 16
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
- Asylum Seeker Resource Centre via Storyful10:28 Footage taken on November 16 from inside the former detention centre on Manus Island showed squalid conditions and refugees appealing for urgent medical treatment for those suffering from illness.... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Manus ‘deteriorating day by day’- Asylum Seeker Resource Centre via Storyful10:28 Footage taken on November 16
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
- Asylum Seeker Resource Centre via Storyful10:28 Footage taken on November 16 from inside the former detention centre on Manus Island showed squalid conditions and refugees appealing for urgent medical treatment for those suffering from illness.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Manus ‘deteriorating day by day’- Asylum Seeker Resource Centre via Storyful10:28 Footage taken on November 16
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
- Asylum Seeker Resource Centre via Storyful10:28 Footage taken on November 16 from inside the former detention centre on Manus Island showed squalid conditions and refugees appealing for urgent medical treatment for those suffering from illness.... Read more
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News.com.au
Manus ‘deteriorating day by day’- Asylum Seeker Resource Centre via Storyful10:28 Footage taken on November 16
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
- Asylum Seeker Resource Centre via Storyful10:28 Footage taken on November 16 from inside the former detention centre on Manus Island showed squalid conditions and refugees appealing for urgent medical treatment for those suffering from illness.... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Aust responsible for Manus refugees: UNofficial says, urging Australia to resume its responsibility for them. Austral
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
official says, urging Australia to resume its responsibility for them. Australia closed the offshore detention centre on Manus Island at the end of October, but some 380 refugees and asylum seekers have refused to leave, citing safety fears... Read more
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Weekly Times
Aust responsible for Manus refugees: UNofficial says, urging Australia to resume its responsibility for them. Austral
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
official says, urging Australia to resume its responsibility for them. Australia closed the offshore detention centre on Manus Island at the end of October, but some 380 refugees and asylum seekers have refused to leave, citing safety fears... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aust responsible for Manus refugees: UNofficial says, urging Australia to resume its responsibility for them. Austral
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
official says, urging Australia to resume its responsibility for them. Australia closed the offshore detention centre on Manus Island at the end of October, but some 380 refugees and asylum seekers have refused to leave, citing safety fears... Read more
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News.com.au
Aust responsible for Manus refugees: UNofficial says, urging Australia to resume its responsibility for them. Austral
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
official says, urging Australia to resume its responsibility for them. Australia closed the offshore detention centre on Manus Island at the end of October, but some 380 refugees and asylum seekers have refused to leave, citing safety fears... Read more
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Canberra Times
Perth Glory owner Tony Sage faces grilling over Kupang collapse the back of government projects including a multibillion-dollar contract in 201
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
the back of government projects including a multibillion-dollar contract in 2012 to manage Australia's detention centres on Manus Island and Nauru, a report has found. He was also the inaugural chairman of WestConnex, the 33-kilometre underground... Read more
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WA Today
Perth Glory owner Tony Sage faces grilling over Kupang collapsethe back of government projects including a multibillion-dollar contract in 201
WA Today / Posted yesterday
the back of government projects including a multibillion-dollar contract in 2012 to manage Australia's detention centres on Manus Island and Nauru, a report has found. He was also the inaugural chairman of WestConnex, the 33-kilometre underground... Read more
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The Age
Perth Glory owner Tony Sage faces grilling over Kupang collapse the back of government projects including a multibillion-dollar contract in 201
The Age / Posted yesterday
the back of government projects including a multibillion-dollar contract in 2012 to manage Australia's detention centres on Manus Island and Nauru, a report has found. He was also the inaugural chairman of WestConnex, the 33-kilometre underground... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Perth Glory owner Tony Sage faces grilling over Kupang collapse the back of government projects including a multibillion-dollar contract in 201
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
the back of government projects including a multibillion-dollar contract in 2012 to manage Australia's detention centres on Manus Island and Nauru, a report has found. He was also the inaugural chairman of WestConnex, the 33-kilometre underground... Read more
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The Age
Parliament: The act of a politician who is running scaredissues affecting politicians". How luxurious. Meanwhile there is no postponeme
The Age / Posted yesterday
issues affecting politicians". How luxurious. Meanwhile there is no postponement of the suffering of those refugees on Manus Island: no medical attention, meagre supplies of food and water, and the prospect of horrible diseases like cholera and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States – the main mechanism by which the governm
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States – the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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Manning River Times
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the governm
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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The North West Star
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the governm
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the governm
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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The Border Mail
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the governm
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the governm
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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The Courier
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the governm
The Courier / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the governm
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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Western Advocate
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the governm
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States - the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States – the main mechanism by which the governm
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States – the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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The Age
Nauru refugee regime to cost taxpayers $385 million over next 12 monthsfor resettlement in the United States – the main mechanism by which the governm
The Age / Posted yesterday
for resettlement in the United States – the main mechanism by which the government hopes to get people off Nauru and Manus Island. Government sources have indicated it could be 12 months, or potentially longer, before the US finishes vetting... Read more
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The Courier
Footage shows squalid conditions at former detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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The Border Mail
Footage shows squalid conditions at former detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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Canberra Times
Shocking footage reveals refugees living in squalor at former Manus Island detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Footage shows squalid conditions at former detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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Western Advocate
Footage shows squalid conditions at former detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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Manning River Times
Footage shows squalid conditions at former detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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The North West Star
Footage shows squalid conditions at former detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Footage shows squalid conditions at former detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Footage shows squalid conditions at former detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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The Age
Shocking footage reveals refugees living in squalor at former Manus Island detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Shocking footage reveals refugees living in squalor at former Manus Island detention centremedication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
medication with coffee have been documented in shocking new footage and testimony collected by refugee advocates on Manus Island. Health experts were alarmed by the findings from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's covert mission last week... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia, NZ officials discuss screening for Manus refugees - NZ PMMonday. Australia has been refusing New Zealand's offer to take up to 150 of t
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Monday. Australia has been refusing New Zealand's offer to take up to 150 of the detainees from the Australian-run camp on Manus Island, but Ardern's comments have raised speculation that Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is ready to... Read more
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