Australian Senate inquiry finds government responsible for deadly asylum-seeker riots




 
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December 11th, 2014  
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Topic: Australian Senate inquiry finds government responsible for deadly asylum-seeker riots


By Matt Siegel SYDNEY (Reuters) - The Australian government failed to protect asylum seekers in its custody during a deadly riot at an immigration detention center earlier this year, and as such was guilty of human rights abuses, said a Senate inquiry report released on Thursday. Australia uses offshore detention centers in Papua New Guinea and the tiny South Pacific island nation of Nauru to process would-be refugees trying to reach the country, often in unsafe boats after paying people smugglers in Indonesia. ...

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