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Australia Tortures Asylum Seekers: The Gut-Wrenching Details Of Amnesty’s Nauru Report

Michael Brull reviews a report by Amnesty International released today, which chronicles the deliberate cruelty and torture being inflicted on innocent men, women and children on Nauru. And a warning – much of the detail in this report is extremely disturbing. On Monday, Amnesty International released a new report on Australia’s treatment of asylum seekers on Nauru. [.
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