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Australia: Manus Island asylum seekers still at risk
27 February 2014

Asylum seekers held at a detention centre on Manus Island, Papua New Guinea, continue to be at risk following two nights of violence on 16 and 17 ...

Urgent Action       ASA 12/001/2014

Australia must investigate fatal incident on Manus Island ...
18 February 2014

News of the death of one asylum seeker on Manus Island and serious injuries sustained by dozens of others is extremely distressing and must prompt ...

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Australia: This is breaking people: Human rights violations at ...
11 December 2013

For years many asylum seekers have had little choice but to undertake a perilous ocean voyage from South East Asia to Australia, seeking safety. ...

Report       ASA 12/002/2013

Australia: Asylum seekers held in cruel and prison-like regime ...
11 December 2013

The Australian government is holding more than 1000 asylum seekers in shameful conditions in a processing centre on Manus Island, Papua New ...

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Amnesty International | Australia: Asylum seekers held in cruel ...
11 December 2013

The Australian government is holding more than 1000 asylum seekers in shameful conditions in a processing centre on Manus Island, Papua New ...

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Australia's decision to transfer asylum-seekers to Papua New ...
3 September 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL INDIA. PRESS RELEASE. 3 September 2013. AI Index: ASA 12/003/2013. Amnesty International ...

Press Release       ASA 12/003/2013

Pacific Islands Forum Leaders' Meeting: Human rights briefing
30 August 2013

Amnesty International provides this briefing ahead of the Pacific Island Forum Leaders' Meeting in Marshall Islands. The dialogue that occurs at these ...

Report       ASA 05/001/2013

Australia: Off-shore indefinite detention of refugees
1 August 2013

UA: 197/13 Index: ASA 12/001/2013 Australia Date: 1 August 2013. URGENT ACTION OFF-SHORE INDEFINITE DETENTION ...

Urgent Action       ASA 12/001/2013

Nauru Camp a human rights catastrophe with no end in sight
23 November 2012

Amnesty International has found a toxic mix of uncertainty, unlawful detention and inhumane conditions creating an increasingly volatile situation on ...

PressItem       ASA 42/002/2012

Australia: Asylum camp cruel and inhumane | Amnesty ...
23 November 2012

A toxic mix of uncertainty, unlawful detention and inhumane conditions are creating an increasingly volatile situation at Australia's offshore asylum ...

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