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PNG police start removing refugees from Australia camp

PNG police start removing refugees from Australia camp

Papua New Guinea police raided a shuttered Australian detention camp on Thursday, removing dozens of refugees in an effort to end a stand-off that has drawn global attention to Canberra's tough asylum-seeker policies.

Australia asylum protesters struggle in PNG camp

Australia asylum protesters struggle in PNG camp

Refugees barricaded inside a shuttered Australian detention camp in Papua New Guinea were becoming "distraught and depressed", detainees said on Friday, as New Zealand renewed an offer to resettle some of them.

Torrential rain claims 31 lives in Kinshasa

Torrential rain claims 31 lives in Kinshasa

Anger peaked in Kinshasa’s slums yesterday as DR Congo’s poor grappled with little more than bare hands against torrential rains...