Tag: detention

Gift hamper alcohol behind ban on nun day trips from detention centre

Posted December 04, 2015 14:59:08 An unopened present hamper has emerged as the one particular of the reasons the Australian Border Force (ABF) banned nuns from taking youngsters out of a Melbourne detention centre on day trips. Audio: Listen to Sarah Farnsworth’s report (The World Nowadays) The deputy commissioner of Border Force said the plan…


Doctors ramp up calls for release of kids in detention

Posted December 03, 2015 00:42:48 More than three,000 physicians and top overall health authorities have signed a petition calling on the Federal Government to act right away to take away young children from immigration detention. Associate Professor Karen Zwi, a neighborhood paediatrician and head of division of neighborhood kid health at Sydney Children’s Hospital, stated…