Papua New Guinea court dismisses Manus Island detainees' case on technicality

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Manus Island Supreme court ruled case should have been pursued in national court, as it was effectively a matter of compensation A PNG court dismissed a case brought by Manus Island detainees. A group of refugees and asylum seekers at the East Lorengau centre. Läs mer…

Morrison rejects Labor offer on Nauru asylum seekers as 'horse-trading'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australian immigration and asylum Labor proposes amendments to New Zealand resettlement bill it earlier opposed Of Labor concession on Nauru asylum seeker bill, PM says, ‘You don’t horse-trade on border protection.’ Photograph: Reuters Scott Morrison has shot down an overture by Labor aimed at Läs mer…

Morrison rejects Labor offer on Nauru asylum seekers as 'horse-trading'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australian immigration and asylum Labor proposes amendments to New Zealand resettlement bill it earlier opposed Of Labor concession on Nauru asylum seeker bill, PM says, ‘You don’t horse-trade on border protection.’ Photograph: Reuters Scott Morrison has shot down an overture by Labor aimed at Läs mer…

Nauru deal close as crossbench lists demands – politics live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Coalition and Labor are inching closer to an agreement that will move up to 150 asylum seekers to New Zealand. All the day’s events, live LIVE Updated Scott Morrison and Bill Shorten on Monday. Their parties appear to be close to striking a Läs mer…

Q&A: Kerryn Phelps says 'writing is on the wall' for Australia's detention policies

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Kerryn Phelps Independent tells ABC she believes the government will remove children from Nauru without the need for a no confidence motion Kerryn Phelps appearing on the ABC’s Q&A program on Monday 22 October 2018 Photograph: ABC Independent Kerryn Phelps has said she believes Läs mer…

Labor says it's prepared to strike deal with Coalition to get children off Nauru

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australian immigration and asylum Shadow immigration minister says ALP will support Coalition’s New Zealand bill if government guarantees relocation of all children and families Children from the refugee and asylum seeker community on Nauru take part in a protest in 2016. Photograph: None Labor Läs mer…

Australia spends $480,000 more in legal fees on Nauru detainee healthcare claims

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australia news Cost of responding to court claims is sharply rising as asylum seekers’ healthcare woes mount Detainees at Nauru who cannot be treated at local clinics like this one must be transported off the island, at great cost to Australia. Photograph: AP The Läs mer…

Manus Island refugee reportedly in a critical condition after violent assault

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Manus Island Iranian man is in Lorengau hospital with serious injuries to his head and eyes An Iranian refugee on Manus Island who friends say was violently assaulted and is now in Lorengau general hospital. Photograph: Behrouz Boochani An Iranian refugee on Manus Island Läs mer…

Phelps backs getting children off Nauru, as Wentworth vote narrows

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Wentworth byelection Phelps gives tacit support for refugee resettlement in New Zealand as margin between candidates drops to less than 900 votes Independent Kerryn Phelps may have ended over a century of Liberal dominance in the Sydney seat of Wentworth, which would force Scott Läs mer…