In the news

The Free the Children NAURU Facebook page started on 2nd November 2015. Since then it  and the children detained on Nauru have been in the news. Here are some of the reports.

August 2017

Donald Trump told Malcolm Turnbull ‘you are worse than I am’ on refugees during call, leaked transcript reveals

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-08-04/donald-trump-told-malcolm-turnbull-refugee-deal-was-stupid/8773368

You are worse than I am’: Trump told Turnbull he admired offshore detention

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/aug/03/donald-trump-malcolm-turnbull-refugees-australia-phone-call

July 2017

Federal Government broke promises over refugee resettlement deal with US, UNHCR says

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-07-24/unhcr-says-federal-government-agreed-resettle-refugees-us-deal/8738540

SBS – Shorten says Dutton ‘should be ashamed of himself’ over asylum seeker resettlement claim

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/07/21/shorten-says-dutton-should-be-ashamed-himself-over-asylum-seeker-resettlement?cx_navSource=related-side-cx#cxrecs_s

The Australian – Tamil asylum-seekers on Manus, Nauru set to be excluded from US deal

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/foreign-affairs/tamil-asylumseekers-on-manus-nauru-set-to-be-excluded-from-us-deal/news-story/ad5ed5a2471a845180a8125a944802e3

Green Left – Refugees: Four years of lies, abuses and sparks of resistance

https://www.greenleft.org.au/content/refugees-four-years-lies-abuses-and-sparks-resistance

The Sydney Morning Herald – Enough is enough: Human rights group calls for end to Manus and Nauru

http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/enough-is-enough-human-rights-group-calls-for-end-to-manus-nauru-20170718-gxdp58.html

The Huffington Post – Vigils held around Australia to Protest 4 years of Offshore detention

http://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/2017/07/19/vigils-held-around-australia-to-protest-4-years-of-offshore-dete_a_23037032/

ABC News – US may deny resettlement of hundreds of Tamils on Nauru and Manus

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-07-20/us-may-deny-resettlement-of-hundreds-of-tamils-on-nauru,-manus/8726034

SBS – Refugees to leave Manus detention centre for US in October: Dutton

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/07/20/refugees-leave-manus-detention-centre-us-october-dutton

Lawyers Weekly – RACS pushes for immediate evacuation of offshore detention centres

https://www.lawyersweekly.com.au/biglaw/21530-racs-pushes-for-immediate-evac-of-offshore-detention-centres

The Guardian – US officials walk out of Australian Nauru detention centre

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/15/us-officials-walk-out-australia-nauru-detention-centre

SBS – Australians paid $5 billion for offshore processing since 2013

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/07/19/australians-paid-5-billion-offshore-processing-2013

June 2017

ABC News – Nauru a ‘blemish’ on Australia’s human rights record, UN official says

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-06-10/nauru-a-blemish-on-australias-human-rights-record:-un-official/8606960

The Guardian – Brutal truth of Australia’s detention regime can’t be written off, not even for 70 million

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/jun/15/brutal-truth-of-australias-detention-regime-cant-be-written-off-not-even-for-70m

May 2017

The Guardian – Nauru self-immolation led to ‘up to 50’ similar threats and attempts

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/may/03/nauru-self-immolation-led-to-up-to-50-similar-threats-and-attempts

ABC News – Nauru refugee taped phone call with doctor who calls system ‘broken’ as they wait for MRI

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-05-15/nauru-refugee-says-he-has-been-waiting-10-months-for-mri/8526194

ABC News – Refugees in need of medical treatment on Nauru will only be sent to Australia if at serious risk, documents reveal

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-05-19/document-reveals-only-refugees-at-serious-risk-sent-to-australia/8540410

news.com.au – Australians believe Donald Trump isn’t good for his word on refugee swap promise

http://www.news.com.au/finance/work/leaders/australians-believe-donald-trump-isnt-good-for-his-word-on-refugee-swap-promise/news-story/3e1c9220c624e8a0114594ef642e68aa

The Australian – US vets over 900 on Manus Island and Nauru under asylum deal

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/immigration/us-vets-over-900-on-manus-island-and-nauru-under-asylum-deal/news-story/6f0cc24e39a132f080efec48e15f7270

The Australian – Budget 2017: Offshore refugee processing centres get extra $21m

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/budget-2017/budget-2017-offshore-refugee-processing-centres-get-extra-21m/news-story/f3326da51eafe3981f58d3001b13f7fa

ABC news – Government can detain asylum seekers brought to Australia for medical reasons, High Court finds

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-05-03/government-detention-powers-upheld-by-high-court/8492788

Eureka Street – Cry if you want to as mandatory detention turns 25

https://www.eurekastreet.com.au/article.aspx?aeid=51304#.WXGx4IiGPIU

ABC News – Syrian man becomes third refugee resettled in Cambodia: reports

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-05-25/third-refugee-reportedly-resettled-nauru-to-cambodia/8559794

Radio New Zealand – Parliament ‘treated with contempt’ over Nauru, Manus

http://www.radionz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/329888/parliament-‘treated-with-contempt’-over-nauru,-manus

April 2017

ABC News – Iranian refugee’s film shot on mobile phone shows life inside Manus Island detention centre

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-04-03/refugees-film-shot-mobile-shows-life-inside-manus-island-centre/8411048

Sky News – Manus detainees to receive $70m compensation

http://www.skynews.com.au/news/top-stories/2017/06/14/manus-detainees–class-action-may-settle.html

SBS News – Nauru fears detention exit economic hit

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/04/06/nauru-fears-detention-exit-economic-hit

SBS News – ‘Cutting it fine’: Questions raised over future of Nauru detention contracts

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/04/12/cutting-it-fine-questions-raised-over-future-nauru-detention-contracts

Lawyers Weekly – ALA welcomes ‘damning’ report on Nauru and Manus Island

https://www.lawyersweekly.com.au/news/20967-ala-welcomes-damning-report-on-nauru-and-manus-island

SBS – Protesters gather after violence at Manus Island detention centre

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/04/17/protesters-gather-after-violence-manus-island-detention-centre

The Advertiser – Manus Island detention centre to be closed before the end of October, Nauru to stay open

http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/manus-island-detention-centre-closed-before-end-of-october-nauru-to-stay-open/news-story/d55087133ce5885d9b1516f35297d6fb

March 2017

ABC News – Manus Island, Nauru refugees fingerprinted as processing for US-Australia resettlement deal begins

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-20/refugee-processing-for-us-australia-resettlement-deal-begins/8368574

ABC News – UNHCR to refer at least 850 refugees from Manus Island and Nauru for US resettlement

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-27/unhcr-to-refer-at-least-850-refugees-for-resettlement/8389508

ABC News – Manus Island: What will happen to refugees who won’t be resettled in the US?

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-10/manus-island-what-will-happen-refugees-not-resettled-in-us/8344610

SBS – Harrowing allegations at refugee inquiry

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/03/14/harrowing-allegations-refugee-inquiry

February 2017

Human Rights Watch – Harassment Is Denying Refugee Children on Nauru an Education

https://www.hrw.org/news/2017/02/13/harassment-denying-refugee-children-nauru-education

ABC News – Pregnant asylum seeker on Nauru flown to Australia

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-02-03/pregnant-asylum-seeker-on-nauru-flown-to-australia/8239662

SBS – Amnesty pans Australia over offshore detention, Indigenous incarceration

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/02/20/amnesty-pans-australia-over-offshore-detention-indigenous-incarceration

The Huffington Post – 1900 Manus Asylum Seekers In Massive Class Action Against The Government

http://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/2017/02/19/1900-manus-asylum-seekers-in-massive-class-action-against-the-go_a_21717262/

The Guardian – What is the Australian refugee deal and why has it angered Trump
https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/feb/02/qa-what-is-the-australian-refugee-deal-and-why-has-it-angered-trump

SBS – Australians protest in support of refugees

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/02/05/australians-protest-support-refugees

January 2017

SBS – Pregnant Nauru asylum seeker in critical condition to be flown to Australia: Doctor

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/01/31/pregnant-nauru-asylum-seeker-critical-condition-be-flown-australia-doctor

December 2016

Green Left Weekly – Supporting refugees and beating back bipartisan cruelty

https://www.greenleft.org.au/content/supporting-refugees-and-beating-back-bipartisan-cruelty

The Guardian – Activists read the Nauru files outside Australia House in London – video

https://www.theguardian.com/news/video/2016/dec/29/activists-read-the-nauru-files-outside-australia-house-in-london-video

ABC News – Refugee on Nauru claims medical treatment for severe heart problems delayed without reason

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-12-21/refugee-on-nauru-claims-heart-treatment-delayed/8136654

SBS News – Government shrugs off horror of self-immolation, Nauru files revelations in 2016

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2016/12/26/government-shrugs-horror-self-immolation-nauru-files-revelations-2016

Radio New Zealand – Nauru refugee settlement attacked – report

http://www.radionz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/320761/nauru-refugee-settlement-attacked-report

November 2016

abc.net.au – Paul Stevenson’s act of conscience: exposing Australia’s detention centres on Nauru

http://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/conversations/conversations-paul-stevenson/7999406

ABC News – Where asylum seekers on Manus Island and Nauru could be resettled

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-11-08/where-asylum-seekers-on-manus-island-nauru-could-be-resettled/7986490

ABC News – Australia’s people smuggling ambassador hasn’t been to Nauru since appointment: FOI documents

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-11-09/australias-people-smuggling-ambassador-has-never-been-to-nauru/8006970

ABC News – Nauru scraps proposed abortion laws for refugees and asylum seekers

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-11-11/nauru-scraps-abortion-laws-for-refugees-asylum-seekers/8018504

October 2016

ABC 4 Corners

http://www.abc.net.au/4corners/stories/2016/10/17/4556062.htm

September 2016

ABC News – UN slams Nauru’s treatment of asylum seeker, refugee children

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-10-07/un-slams-nauru-treatment-of-refugee-children/7914132

The Guardian – Peter Dutton says getting women and children off Nauru is ‘first priority’

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/sep/20/peter-dutton-says-getting-women-and-children-off-nauru-is-first-priority

ABC News – Nauru relationship to ‘continue for decades’, Peter Dutton says

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-09-15/dutton-says-nauru-relationship-to-‘continue-for-decades’/7849604

The Guardian – Peter Dutton open to refugees on Nauru being resettled in New Zealand

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/sep/15/peter-dutton-open-to-refugees-on-nauru-being-resettled-in-new-zealand

The Guardian – Nauru refugee who set herself alight ‘denied basic social support’ in Brisbane hospital

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/sep/22/nauru-refugee-who-set-herself-alight-denied-basic-social-support-in-brisbane-hospital

August 2016

Al Jazeera – Teachers who were on Nauru are interviewed

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/08/australians-rally-refugee-detention-centres-160827104659850.html

Q & A ABC TV – A teacher who was on Nauru speaks out

https://www.facebook.com/Free-the-Children-NAURU-839867502797443/?fref=ts

The Age – ‘Compliant, groggy state’: In Nauru’s ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain

http://www.theage.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/compliant-groggy-state-in-naurus-ghost-camps-refugees-sleep-away-the-pain-20160819-gqwcaj.html

The Age – Cruel camps must close

http://www.theage.com.au/comment/the-age-editorial/cruel-camps-must-close-20160820-gqxbiu.html

Information.dk – Støjberg ville selv til Nauru

https://www.information.dk/verden/nauru

Bega District News – Nauru teacher speaks out about abuse in detention centre

http://www.begadistrictnews.com.au/story/4101932/god-has-forgotten-us-life-on-nauru/?cs=507

The Huffington Post – Peter Dutton Says Abuse Claims ‘An Issue For The Nauruan Government’

http://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/2016/08/11/peter-dutton-says-abuse-claims-an-issue-for-the-nauruan-governm/

The Guardian – Peter Dutton attacks Guardian and ABC over reporting of Nauru files

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/aug/18/peter-dutton-says-he-wont-be-defamed-by-guardian-and-abc-over-nauru-files

Sydney Morning Herald – Asylum seekers: Nauru’s top court may be forced to decide whether detention is lawful

http://www.smh.com.au/national/asylum-seekers-naurus-top-court-may-be-forced-to-decide-whether-detention-is-lawful-20160818-gqvm5i.html

WIN News Albany – former teacher on Nauru speaks out

https://www.facebook.com/Free-the-Children-NAURU-839867502797443/?fref=ts

CNN – Former recreation officer at Save the Children Australia Eliza Seaborn tells CNN’s Amara Walker the situation is critical at the Nauru refugee camps and immediate action is needed

http://edition.cnn.com/videos/world/2016/08/17/australia-nauru-refugee-camps-walker-interview.cnn

TVNZ.CO.NZ – Horror on Nauru – 2000 leaked reports

http://tvnz.co.nz/q-and-a-news/horror-nauru-video-6486329

Independent Australia – 103 Nauru and Manus staff speak out: ‘Bring them here immediately’

https://independentaustralia.net/politics/politics-display/103-nauru-and-manus-staff-speak-out-bring-them-here-immediately,9366

LA Times – Tales of anguish from refugees kept for years in Australia’s offshore camps

http://www.latimes.com/world/africa/la-fg-australia-nauru-refugees-abuses-20160810-snap-story.html

The Guardian – More than 100 Nauru and Manus staff call for centres to close

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/aug/17/more-than-100-former-nauru-and-manus-staff-call-for-centres-to-close?CMP=share_btn_fb

The Guardian – Nauru security guard ‘grabbed boy by throat and banged head against ground’

https://www.theguardian.com/news/2016/aug/11/nauru-security-guard-grabbed-boy-by-throat-and-banged-head-against-ground

derStandar.at – A German news report on Nauru

http://snip.ly/g5vwy#http://derstandard.at/2000042635300/Dokumente-enthuellen-Missbrauch-in-Australiens-Fluechtlingslager

news.com.au – Government to examine Nauru files

http://www.news.com.au/national/breaking-news/nauru-abuse-revealed-in-major-leak/news-story/0362c27819bb73b93947b26c9910afc7

The Guardian – The children of Nauru: ‘What’s the point of surviving at sea if you die in here?’

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/video/2016/aug/10/nauru-australia-refugees-detention-centre-asylum-migration-video

Al Jazeera – Nauru: Leak reveals children sexually abused at prison

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/08/nauru-leak-reveals-children-sexually-abused-prison-160810044154291.html

The Guardian – The Nauru Files – 2000 leaked incident and abuse reports from Nauru

https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/nauru-files

The Guardian – Twelve of the most harrowing accounts from the Nauru files – in pictures

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/gallery/2016/aug/10/twelve-of-the-most-harrowing-accounts-from-the-nauru-files-in-pictures

Lateline – Interview: Shayne Neumann, Shadow Minister for Immigration and Border Protection

http://www.abc.net.au/lateline/content/2016/s4515898.htm

Sydney Morning Herald – Nauru guard admits throwing rocks at young children, allegedly injuring five-year-old child

http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/nauru-guard-admits-throwing-rocks-at-young-children-allegedly-injuring-fiveyearold-child-20160810-gqp1am.html

ABC News – Evidence of abuse of refugees on Nauru builds

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-08-10/evidence-of-abuse-of-refugees-on-nauru-builds/7718574

Financial Review – Ferrovial forced to run Nauru, Manus detention centres until late 2017

http://www.afr.com/business/ferrovial-forced-fo-run-nauru-manus-detention-centres-until-late-2017-20160805-gqlr2i

The Guardian – ‘People have self-immolated to get to Australia’ – immigration minister’s response to Nauru files

https://www.theguardian.com/news/2016/aug/11/labor-will-reintroduce-bill-to-force-mandatory-reporting-of-child-abuse-after-nauru-files

The Guardian – Documents immigration is fighting to keep secret accidentally released

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/aug/08/documents-immigration-secret-asylum-seeker-boats-accidentally-released-guardian-australia

July 2016

Sydney Morning Herald – ‘You are terrorists, you make bombs’: racist taunts help keep Nauru refugee kids out of school

http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/you-are-terrorists-you-make-bombs-racist-taunts-help-keep-nauru-refugee-kids-out-of-school-20160729-gqglcp.html

The Guardian – Unicef urges Coalition to resettle asylum seeker children from Nauru by end of year

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/jul/14/unicef-urges-coalition-to-resettle-asylum-seeker-children-from-nauru-by-the-end-of-the-year?CMP=soc_567

The Sydney Morning Herald – Barack Obama is hosting a refugee summit, but Australia might not score an invite

http://www.smh.com.au/comment/barack-obama-is-hosting-a-refugee-summit-but-australia-might-not-score-an-invite-20160711-gq333b.html

The Guardian – The cliffhanger seats that will decide the Australian election result

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/jul/03/this-handful-of-close-seats-will-decide-the-australian-election-result?CMP=soc_567

June 2016

The Guardian – Majority of Australians say refugees who arrive by boat should be let in, poll finds

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/jun/29/majority-of-australians-say-refugees-who-arrive-by-boat-should-be-let-in-poll-finds?CMP=share_btn_link

May 2016

The New York Times – Australia’s Brutal Treatment of Migrants

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/03/opinion/australias-brutal-treatment-of-migrants.html?mwrsm=Facebook&_r=1

SBS – International responses to Australia’s refugee policy

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/thefeed/article/2016/05/06/international-responses-australias-refugee-policy

Sky News – World Vision head accuses govt of torture

http://www.skynews.com.au/news/top-stories/2016/05/22/world-vision-head-accuses-govt-of-torture.html

Daily Life – Why we need a reminder about Australia’s imperialist history with Nauru

http://www.dailylife.com.au/news-and-views/dl-opinion/why-we-need-a-reminder-about-australias-imperialist-history-with-nauru-20160207-gmno9b.html

ABC – Nauru refugee critical after caesarean to deliver premature baby son, flown to Brisbane

http://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2016-05-13/naura-refugee-newborn-son-airlifted-to-brisbane-hospital/7411796

The Saturday Paper – Asal, 17: A voice from Nauru

https://www.thesaturdaypaper.com.au/2016/05/14/asal-17-voice-nauru/14631480003247

BBC News – How Australia stood up to minister’s ‘illiterate migrants’ comments

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-australia-36321236

The Sydney Morning Herald – Peter Dutton says ‘illiterate and innumerate’ refugees would take Australian jobs

http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/federal-election-2016/peter-dutton-says-illiterate-and-innumerate-refugees-would-take-australian-jobs-20160517-goxhj1.html

The Sydney Morning Herald – Former immigration minister Scott Morrison refuses to apologise over asylum-seeker charity allegations.

http://www.smh.com.au/comment/scott-no-heart-scott-no-apology-20160508-gopkuo.html

ABC Radio – Save the Children compensated by Immigration Department over Nauru allegations

http://www.abc.net.au/pm/content/2016/s4457428.htm

The Sydney Morning Herald – Spain’s Ferrovial to walk away from Manus, Nauru detention centre operations

http://www.smh.com.au/business/spains-ferrovial-to-walk-away-from-manus-nauru-detention-centre-operations-20160501-gojb08.html

The Guardian – Peter Dutton may appeal against ruling that he risked safety of pregnant asylum seeker

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/may/09/peter-dutton-may-appeal-court-ruling-which-found-he-risked-safety-of-asylum-seeker

The Age – Our detention centres are concentration camps and must be closed

http://www.theage.com.au/comment/our-detention-centres-are-intentionally-cruel-and-must-be-closed-20160504-golr04.html

SBS News – We can’t be misty-eyed over boats: PM

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2016/04/28/we-cant-be-misty-eyed-over-boats-pm

ABC News – Omid Masoumali set himself on fire after UNHCR told him he would remain on Nauru, asylum seekers say

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-05-02/refugee-set-himself-on-fire-after-unhcr-meeting:-asylum-seekers/7377396

The Guardian – Peter Dutton accuses refugee advocates of encouraging suicide on Nauru

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/may/03/peter-dutton-accuses-refugee-advocates-of-encouraging-suicide-on-nauru

The Guardian – Somali refugee in critical condition after setting herself alight on Nauru

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/may/03/somali-refugee-in-critical-condition-after-setting-herself-alight-on-nauru

April 2016

Brisbane Times – Gravely ill burns victim waited 24 hours for medical evacuation from Nauru to Australia

http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/gravely-ill-burns-victim-waited-24-hours-for-medical-evacuation-from-nauru-to-australia-20160428-goh3ge.html

ABC Radio – Minister blames advocates for inciting self harm on Nauru

http://www.abc.net.au/worldtoday/content/2016/s4454693.htm

The Sydney Morning Herald – ‘This is a sick game and it needs to end’: Labor splits over asylum seekers

http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/this-is-a-sick-game-and-it-needs-to-end-labor-splits-over-asylum-seekers-20160428-gogw6u.html

The Guardian – Refugee on Nauru convicted of attempted suicide to ‘deter’ others

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/apr/15/refugee-on-nauru-convicted-of-attempted-suicide-to-deter-others

Sydney Morning Herald – ‘They are hitting us’: frightening video emerges of overnight riot involving children on Nauru

http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/they-are-hitting-us-frightening-video-emerges-of-overnight-riot-involving-children-on-nauru-20160406-go0ac6.html

Sydney Morning Herald – Peter Dutton vows children released from detention are still bound for Nauru

http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/peter-dutton-vows-children-released-from-detention-are-still-bound-for-nauru-20160404-gnxklk.html

March 2016

New Matilda – Save The Children Staff Ordered Off Nauru Prepare Legal Fight

https://newmatilda.com/2015/03/15/save-children-staff-ordered-nauru-prepare-legal-fight/

February 2016

The Guardian – Turnbull and Dutton unmoved by calls to spare 267 asylum seekers from deportation to Nauru

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/feb/03/coalition-faces-calls-to-spare-267-asylum-seekers-from-deportation-to-nauru

ABC News – High Court throws out challenge to Nauru offshore immigration detention; Malcolm Turnbull vows people smugglers will not prevail

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-02-03/high-court-throws-out-challenge-to-offshore-detention/7135504

SBS News – Asylum seeker families face deportation to Nauru after High Court ruling

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2016/02/03/high-court-throws-out-legal-challenge-australias-offshore-detention-policies

Human RIght Law Centre – UN warns Government that deporting children to Nauru is likely to breach international law

http://hrlc.org.au/un-warns-government-that-deporting-children-to-nauru-is-likely-to-breach-international-law/

The Sydney Morning Herald – The faces of the babies Australia wants to send back to ‘hell’ on Nauru

http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/the-faces-of-the-babies-australia-wants-to-send-back-to-hell-on-nauru-20160201-gmirsb.html

January 2016

The Sydney Morning Herald – Expulsion of Save the Children staff from Nauru not justified, says report

http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/no-justification-for-save-the-children-staff-to-be-banished-from-nauru-says-report-20160115-gm73s2.html

The Huffington Post – Refugee Children Detained On Nauru Release Heartbreaking Video

http://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/2016/01/18/refugee-children-detained-on-nauru-release-heartbreaking-video/

New Daily – Nauru expulsion ‘unjustified’

http://thenewdaily.com.au/news/national/2016/01/15/nauru-expulsion-unjustified/

MamaMia – Immigration Minister says he will deport 72 asylum seeker children to Nauru

http://www.mamamia.com.au/children-to-be-returned-to-nauru/

November 2015

The articles below are about the launch of the Free the Children Nauru facebook page:

Ned Hamson Second Line View

http://nedhamsonsecondlineviewofthenews.com/2015/11/12/children-on-nauru-break-rules-to-launch-facebook-page-we-want-everyone-to-hear-our-voices-abc-news-australian-broadcasting-corporation/

Journal Focus

http://journalfocus.com/2015/11/nauru-asylum-teens-in-facebook-plea/

Hotliked

http://hotliked.com/story/228735667216_10153203368552217/facebook-page-highlights-plight-of-children-o

Social Songbird

http://www.socialsongbird.com/2015/11/facebook-page-set-up-to-aid-children.html

Google Trends

https://www.google.com.au/trends/story/AU_lnk_2JgQkQAwAADIuM_en

The AIM network

http://theaimn.com/set-the-girls-free-mr-turnbull/

Sunshine Coast Daily

http://www.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au/news/the-horror-on-our-door-step-we-must-not-ignore/2844404/

Live Journal

http://dreamer-easy.livejournal.com/394536.html

ABC News Australia

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-11-13/asylum-seeker-children-on-nauru-use-social-media-to-reach-out/6938256

BBC News England

Nauru ‘asylum teenagers’ start Facebook page despite ban

NPR America

Refugee Children Detained On Tiny Island Of Nauru Seen Reaching Out Via Facebook

The Daily Mail UK

Children living in detention on Nauru create a Facebook page to show their faces to Australians and share their stories

The West Australian

‘Our future is bleak, we hope for people to care’: Refugee children plea to leave Nauru

International Business Times

Free the Children NAURU: Refugee children on Nauru creates Facebook page

Daily Life

Children on Nauru start Facebook page to tell their stories in defiance of government ban

Buzzfeed.com

Aussies Are Talking To Child Asylum Seekers Being Held On Nauru

Miami Sun Times USA

Refugee Children Detained On Tiny Island Of Nauru Reach Out Via Facebook

Kidspot

Children in Nauru lose access to “illegal” Facebook (not true – the page continues)

Federal Government Career

DETAINED KIDS TAKE TO FACEBOOK FOR FREEDOM

Soposted.com

Refugee Children In Nauru Set Up Free the Children NAURU Facebook Page Despite Ban

Cook Island News

Refugee children turn to Facebook

Health AIM

Free The Children NAURU Is Gaining Attention, At Last

Starts at Sixty Writers

The heartbreaking messages we were never supposed to see

Mirror Daily

REFUGEE CHILDREN ON NAURU ISLAND REACH OUT VIA FACEBOOK

Today Events

Facebook page highlights plight of children on Nauru

Mindanao Examiner

Nauru ‘asylum teenagers’ start Facebook page despite ban – BBC News

Topnewstoday.org

‘Hear our voices’: Children on Nauru break rules to launch Facebook page

High Beam Research

Refugee Children Detained on Tiny Island of Nauru Seen Reaching out Via Facebook

Newslogue

Does the end justify the means-Refugee and asylum seeking children of Nauru defy laws and raise awareness

One News Page

https://www.highbeam.com/doc/1G1-434536266.html

WN.com

http://article.wn.com/view/2015/11/13/Nauru_asylum_teenagers_start_Facebook_page_despite_ban/

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