Abuse cases in Nauru & Mana's island detention centres

Wednesday, 06 February 2013 - 13:17


Australian media reports that detainees housed at the Nauru & Mana’s island detention centres in Australia are being subjected to abuse.

According to the latest revelations these inmates have even displayed a higher propensity towards committing suicide.

Autralia’s newly appointed Minister of Immigration & Emigration Brandon O’Connor has confirmed these findings stating that he would tour the islands within the course of the near future in order to ascertain the ground situation.

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