Australia accused of intentionally ignoring abuse of asylum-seekers

Australia accused of intentionally ignoring abuse of asylum-seekers

Australia is pursuing a deliberate policy of abuse in its treatment of asylum-seekers on the Pacific island of Nauru to deter others from arriving by boat, two global human rights groups said Wednesday. The report by Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch is a scathing criticism of Canberra’s immigration policy under which asylum-seekers trying to […]