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News: Nauru

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Nauru to end asylum seekers' detention

Monday, October 5th 2015, 7:10

Nauru's government promises to process 600 outstanding asylum seekers within a week and open up the centre, effectively ending detention.
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Nauru centre 'unsafe' for children

Tuesday, September 1st 2015, 1:51
related countries: Australia Australia

A senate committee report urges Australia's government to remove children from its migrant detention centre on Nauru island in the Pacific.
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Australia to treat Nauru 'rape victim'

Friday, August 21st 2015, 0:08
related countries: Australia Australia

A young asylum seeker who was allegedly raped on Nauru has been sent to Australia for treatment three months after the alleged assault.
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Australia to raise Nauru concerns

Friday, July 10th 2015, 2:24
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia is to talk to Nauru amid concerns in the region that the Pacific island nation is clamping down on political freedoms.
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Nauru refugees arrive in Cambodia

Thursday, June 4th 2015, 6:17
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Cambodia Cambodia
related places: Phnom Penh

The first four refugees to be moved from an Australian detention centre on Nauru to Cambodia under a controversial deal arrive in Phnom Penh.
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Australia inquiry told of Nauru abuse

Tuesday, May 19th 2015, 11:36
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Sexual assault by guards and squalid living conditions at the Nauru detention camps are detailed in submissions to an Australian Senate inquiry.
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Asylum 'disturbance' in Darwin

Wednesday, April 15th 2015, 9:25

Police in Darwin, Australia say there was a "disturbance" at an asylum seeker centre, amid reports of continuing protests against transfers to Nauru.
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Asylum camp abuse claims 'credible'

Friday, March 20th 2015, 10:25
related countries: Australia Australia

A inquiry into reports of sexual abuse at Australia's asylum camp in Nauru finds "credible" claims of assault, harassment and rape.
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Australia inquiry into Nauru 'abuse'

Friday, October 3rd 2014, 9:22
related countries: Aruba Aruba

The Australian government orders an inquiry into claims of sexual abuse and incidents of self-harm at an asylum-seeker centre on Nauru.
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Asylum group removed from Australia

Saturday, August 2nd 2014, 22:19
related countries: Australia Australia, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Australia sends a group of 157 Tamil asylum seekers to Nauru to be processed for resettlement there or deportation to Sri Lanka.
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