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Medecins Sans Frontieres ‘frustrated’ after being refused access to Manus Island compounds

[Translate] Medecins Sans Frontieres ‘frustrated’ after being refused access to Manus Island compounds The World Today By Sarah Whyte Updated earlier today at 4:00am Photo: Dr Condon said he and his team secured approval from PNG authorities ahead of their … Continue reading

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To Leash or Not to Leash the Dogs of War: The Politics of Law and Australia’s Response to Mercenarism and Private Military and Security Companies

[Translate] To Leash or Not to Leash the Dogs of War: The Politics of Law and Australia’s Response to Mercenarism and Private Military and Security Companies

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Australian firm Canstruct takes up toxic contract profiting from the abuse of refugees

[Translate] Australian firm Canstruct takes up toxic contract profiting from the abuse of refugees Thu, 2017-10-19 09:03 — editor Australian firm Canstruct takes up toxic contract profiting from the abuse of refugees Australian firm Canstruct takes up toxic contract profiting … Continue reading

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Manus Island: dark chapter of Australian immigration poised to close

[Translate] Manus Island: dark chapter of Australian immigration poised to close The detention of refugees and asylum seekers in Papua New Guinea has been marked by reports of trauma, self-harm and deaths The Australian-run East Lorengau transit accommodation for refugees. … Continue reading

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Economic man and diffused sovereignty: a critique of Australia’s asylum regime

[Translate] Economic man and diffused sovereignty: a critique of Australia’s asylum regime

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Spotless seeks to quash ’embarrassing’ Manus Island allegations

[Translate] September 20 2017 Spotless seeks to quash ’embarrassing’ Manus Island allegations Sarah Danckert Contact via Email Follow on Twitter Show comments Lawyers for catering and cleaning group Spotless are seeking to remove “embarrassing” allegations about the company’s bid for … Continue reading

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Spanish corporate giant Ferrovial makes millions from Australia’s torture of refugees on Nauru

[Translate] Spanish corporate giant Ferrovial makes millions from Australia’s torture of refugees on Nauru 5 April 2017, 00:01 UTC A major corporation responsible for running the Australian government’s refugee “processing” centre on Nauru is making millions of dollars from a … Continue reading

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Ferrovial continues to build a fortune on refugees’ despair

[Translate] Ferrovial continues to build a fortune on refugees’ despair 27 July 2017, 18:42 UTC Spanish multinational Ferrovial continued to make millions from the abuse of refugees and people seeking asylum on Nauru and Manus Island in the first half … Continue reading

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Revealed: how Australia ‘dumped so much fucking money’ on asylum-seeker ad campaign

[Translate] Revealed: how Australia ‘dumped so much fucking money’ on asylum-seeker ad campaign Exclusive: PR company paid $277,000 for three days’ work to persuade asylum seekers in Afghanistan and Pakistan not to travel by boat to Australia, email shows Statt … Continue reading

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Dodgy guns compromise security Australian embassy in Afghanistan

[Translate] Dodgy guns compromise security Australian embassy in Afghanistan Mark Dunn, Herald Sun July 27, 2017 3:09am Subscriber only A FAULTY shipment of assault rifles compromised security at the Australian embassy in Afghanistan and prompted a change of the guards … Continue reading

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