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Labor is under pressure to support the ban, but then there's the UN Refugee Convention.
Is this a way to make a cross-Tasman resettlement deal work?
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Eventually, the balance will be tipped in favour of humanity.
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Border Force has remained quiet about it for weeks.
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Asylum seekers on Manus Island and Nauru have been exiled, displaced, crushed and left hopeless.
The PM says Australia's immigration policies are "compassionate and strong".
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Australian offshore detention an 'elaborate and cruel system of abuse' and 'intentionally designed to harm people'.
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Nauru has been slammed over conditions at detention centres on the island.
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The PM has addressed an almost empty UN General Assembly.
When 5,000 refugee places aren't new, just 'permanent'.
'We are broken under Australian policy.'
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And that is a conservative estimate.
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Wilson Security, which provides guards to detention centres on Nauru and Manus Island, will withdraw when its contracts end amid concerns over damage to its reputation. "The provision of security serv...
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A woman seeking asylum on Nauru is equally as worthy of support as a woman who lives in Sydney or Darwin and needs help leaving a violent situation.
'Close the camps, bring them here.'
Comedian Corinne Grant then unleashes.
'If There's Nothing To Hide, Why Can't We Go To Nauru Now?'
Australia's response to abuse on Nauru could be examined.
And stands by claims Nauru files are 'hype'.
Having worked in most of the world’s conflict zones over the last 15 years, I thought I had learned enough about suffering, injustice and despair. But what I saw and heard on Nauru will haunt me forever.
The devastating trauma and abuse inflicted on children held by Australia in offshore detention has been laid bare in the largest cache of leaked documents released from inside its immigration regime....
Australia's policies "cruel in the extreme" and "deliberately inflict suffering".
The case will be filed on Wednesday.
The government says the laws are intended to be consistent with international standards.
Conflict, persecution and starvation: these are the common factors that drive people from their homes. Right now, more than 60 million people across the globe have found themselves making this awful choice. And yet this is precisely the time when the Australian Government chooses to spend three years slashing $11 billion from the aid budget.
Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has defended the quality of hospital medical services for pregnant women in asylum seeker detention on Nauru. His comments come as a Somali refugee remains in a Brisb...
The group is calling for better treatment of refugees after two deaths on Nauru.
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It is the second death of a refugee in a month.
After being expelled from the Nauru offshore processing centre in October 2014, development agency Save The Children has received an apology and a "confidential financial settlement" from the Departme...
The Nauruan Government has made what is widely seen as a conciliatory statement, calling for unity between Nauruans and the island nation's refugees. "We are aware that you did not design to come to N...
The office of under-fire immigration minister Peter Dutton is reportedly unhappy with an off-the-cuff, pre-press conference photograph that makes him look, well, creepy. Dutton was photographed by Syd...