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SENATE RELEASES NAURU FILES SENATE INQUIRY REPORT

April 21, 2017

A Senate Inquiry into allegations of harm, abuse and mistreatment of asylum seekers in offshore processing centres on Manus Island and Nauru has today made recommendations to the Turnbull Government.

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TURNBULL’S CHEAP TALK ON AUSSIE JOBS

April 18, 2017

Today’s rushed announcement by Malcolm Turnbull is cheap talk. This is about saving his own job and nothing else.

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STATEMENT ON MANUS ISLAND

April 15, 2017

Overnight reports of weapons being discharged and rocks being thrown at an offshore processing centre on Manus Island are concerning and must be fully investigated.

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UNANSWERED QUESTIONS ON MANUS CLOSURE

April 09, 2017

Serious questions have been raised following confirmation by the Turnbull Government that Manus Island detention centre will close by October 31 and refugees who aren’t accepted into the United States will be left behind to resettle in Papua New Guinea.

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DUTTON FAILS REFUGEES ON MANUS AND NAURU AGAIN

March 21, 2017

Immigration officials have confirmed the Turnbull Government is not negotiating with any other countries to resettle refugees currently living on Manus Island and Nauru.

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DUTTON’S 457 ‘FIX’ FALLS FLAT FOR AUSTRALIAN WORKERS

March 02, 2017

The Turnbull Government should get serious about fixing the rorts in the 457 program and stand up to protect penalty rates, not seek tabloid headlines.

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