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Nauru asylum seeker sets herself alight

Monday, May 2nd 2016, 14:35
related countries: Australia Australia, Somalia Somalia

A Somali woman seeking asylum in Australia has set herself on fire in protest at her detention at a centre on the island of Nauru.
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Asylum seeker dies of burns in Australia

Friday, April 29th 2016, 6:29
related countries: Australia Australia, Iran Iran

A 23-year-old Iranian asylum seeker who set himself on fire at Australia's detention centre on the island of Nauru has died.
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Migrant fined for Nauru suicide bid

Friday, April 15th 2016, 20:24
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Iran Iran

An Iranian asylum seeker is fined for trying to kill himself during an attempt to move him and his daughter from an Australian-funded camp on Nauru.
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Asylum baby 'will be sent back to Nauru'

Monday, February 22nd 2016, 13:51
related countries: Australia Australia

A baby at the heart of an asylum row in Australia will be sent to an offshore camp with her mother once she is well, the government says.
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VIDEO: Why is Australia returning baby to Nauru?

Monday, February 22nd 2016, 5:24
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Nepal Nepal

The Australian government says a Nepalese baby who was being treated in a hospital in Brisbane will be deported back to a detention centre for asylum seekers in Nauru.
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Australia rejects calls to let baby stay

Monday, February 15th 2016, 4:07
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia's government says it will stand firm on its asylum seeker policy amid protests over a one-year-old girl's impending deportation to Nauru.
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Official denies Nauru child rape report

Monday, February 8th 2016, 10:22
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia's top immigration official denies allegations a five-year-old boy was raped at the Nauru migrant detention centre, as ABC admits a reporting error.
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Sanctuary for Australia asylum seekers

Thursday, February 4th 2016, 9:08
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

Australian Anglican and United churches offer sanctuary to asylum seekers who face deportation to Nauru after a High Court ruling.
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Court upholds Australia asylum policy

Wednesday, February 3rd 2016, 8:23
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia's High Court rejects a challenge to the policy of holding asylum seekers offshore, meaning scores of people will likely be deported to Nauru.
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Pregnant migrant to return to Australia

Wednesday, October 28th 2015, 9:19
related countries: Australia Australia, Somalia Somalia

A pregnant Somali woman who says she was raped in Australia's refugee detention camp in Nauru is to be flown back to Australia.
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