Daily Archives: July 24, 2015

Security firm denies Nauru sex tape claims

[Translate] Security firm denies Nauru sex tape claims 5 days ago July 20, 2015 7:23PM The operator of offshore immigration detention centres has defended its new human rights policy. Source: AAP A SECURITY firm has denied allegations its guards at … Continue reading

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Transfield defends new human rights policy

[Translate] 20 Jul 2015 – 11:55am Transfield defends new human rights policy Transfield Services Chief Executive Operations Kate Munnings during the Senate inquiry (AAP) Video Audio The operator of offshore immigration detention centres says it has been honouring human rights … Continue reading

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IHMS revelations bolster the legal and political case against the detention of asylum seekers

[Translate] IHMS revelations bolster the legal and political case against the detention of asylum seekers Richard Ackland While the leaked documents may not force the government to change course immediately, at least the Australian electorate cannot put its head in … Continue reading

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Manus Island: Man suspected of murdering asylum seeker Reza Barati walking free, source says

[Translate] Manus Island: Man suspected of murdering asylum seeker Reza Barati walking free, source says By Papua New Guinea correspondent Liam Cochrane One of the men accused of beating an Iranian asylum seeker to death on Manus Island is walking … Continue reading

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UN rights experts on use of mercenaries weigh ‘increasing activity’ of foreign fighters

[Translate] UN rights experts on use of mercenaries weigh ‘increasing activity’ of foreign fighters Press conference by Elzbieta Karska (left), head of the UN Working Group on the use of mercenaries and group member Gabor Rona. UN Photo/Mark Garten 23 … Continue reading

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REP. JASON CHAFFETZ HOLDS A HEARING ON CONSTRUCTION COSTS AND DELAYS AT THE U.S. EMBASSY IN KABUL

[Translate] REP. JASON CHAFFETZ HOLDS A HEARING ON CONSTRUCTION COSTS AND DELAYS AT THE U.S. EMBASSY IN KABUL Political Transcript Wire [Lanham] 09 July 2015. HOUSE COMMITTEE ON OVERSIGHT AND GOVERNMENT REFORM JULY 9, 2015 SPEAKERS: REP. JASON CHAFFETZ, R-UTAH. … Continue reading

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