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Australia Houses Migrants in ‘Degrading’ Offshore Detention Camps

President Donald Trump’s reported rift with Australia’s leader over a deal to resettle refugees has shone a spotlight on the country’s controversial program which sees thousands of migrants kept offshore on detention islands. But these places in the Pacific Ocean are not tropical paradises: Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch, along with the U.N. refugee agency UNHCR say… Read More »