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Wilson Security rebuked for false evidence

Wilson Security rebuked for false evidence Jared Owens – The Australian 20 Aug, 9:06 PM Wilson Security has been rebuked by non-government senators after its executive general manager admitted giving false evidence to parliament about video records showing misconduct by … Continue reading

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Wilson Security guards handcuffed asylum seeker boy on Nauru as a ‘joke’

Wilson Security guards handcuffed asylum seeker boy on Nauru as a ‘joke’ Report about four guards’ treatment of eight-year-old boy in detention contradicts Wilson’s bosses who told the Senate the use of restraints is ‘very rare’ A Wilson Security incident … Continue reading

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Transfield named Coalition’s ‘preferred tenderer’ for Manus and Nauru centres

Transfield named Coalition’s ‘preferred tenderer’ for Manus and Nauru centres Guardian Australia understands the role of Save the Children – providing welfare services for children and families on Nauru – will be taken over by Transfield A Wilson Security accommodation … Continue reading

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Final Report – Taking responsibility: conditions and circumstances at Australia’s Regional Processing Centre in Nauru

Recent Allegations relating to Conditions and Circumstances at the Regional Processing Centre in Nauru Final Report Taking responsibility: conditions and circumstances at Australia’s Regional Processing Centre in Nauru 31 August 2015 © Commonwealth of Australia 2015 ISBN 978-1-76010-288-3 View the … Continue reading

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Transfield shares surge amid detention controversy

Aug 31 2015 at 10:03 AM Updated Sep 1 2015 at 7:50 AM Transfield shares surge amid detention controversy Transfield Services will continue managing detention centres on Nauru and Manus Island (pictured) for five more years. Supplied by Jenny Wiggins … Continue reading

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Company founded by former mercenary wins Australian embassy contract in Kabul

Company founded by former mercenary wins Australian embassy contract in Kabul 8 hours ago September 01, 2015 10:00PM Responsible … Hart Australia managing director Sallie Stone says that during the past five years in Kabul, Hart had met every requirement … Continue reading

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Exclusive: woman allegedly raped in Manus detention centre accuses Transfield of cover-up

Exclusive: woman allegedly raped in Manus detention centre accuses Transfield of cover-up Papua New Guinean woman found naked and disoriented in Australian-run facility after apparently being drugged tells her story publicly for the first time Guardian Australia’s exclusive interview with … Continue reading

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It costs more to house a detainee on Manus Island for a day than a night at 5-star Sydney hote

It costs more to house a detainee on Manus Island for a day than a night at 5-star Sydney hotel Date   June 5, 2014 Michael West Business columnist View more articles from Michael West Follow Michael on Twitter Email Michael … Continue reading

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Nauru guard ‘admits false allegations’

Nauru guard ‘admits false allegations’ AAP Bulletins AAP 20 August 2015 A Nauru detention centre guard has reportedly been caught confessing to falsely claiming he was assaulted by an asylum seeker, a story that he repeated in court. The Wilson … Continue reading

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Refugees tortured on Nauru: former worker

Refugees tortured on Nauru: former worker. Australian Broadcasting Corporation Transcripts By Jake Sturmer 20 August 2015 A former Nauru detention centre worker has told a Senate committee that refugees have been water boarded on the island ‘two or three times’. … Continue reading

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