Reza Barati roommate alleges Manus staff used torture to make detainees withdraw claims

  Two asylum seekers in detention on Manus Island say they were forced to retract their eyewitness accounts of violence at the centre in February after being beaten and threatened by Australian officials at the centre. Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/reza-barati-roommate-alleges-manus-staff-used-torture-to-make-detainees-withdraw-claims-20140721-3cbep.html#ixzz389OW8C9U

Inspector-General’s report a cover up

IGIS REPORT INTO “Mr E” IS A TRAVESTY; COVER-UP OF MISTREATMENT OF WRONGLY ACCUSED ASYLUM SEEKER IGNORES THE BIG MISTAKE. Sydney RAC MEDIA RELEASE The long-awaited Inspector-General report into the treatment of “Mr E” – the so-called Egyptian terrorist –…

Morrison’s tacit confession

Sydney RAC MEDIA RELEASE PNG STAFF AND PNG POLICE EXCLUDED FROM MANUS DETENTION CENTRE AS MORE EYE-WITNESS ACCOUNTS NAME PNG POLICE AND LOCAL G4S STAFF Despite denials by both G4S and PNG police that they were involved in the murder…

Horrific images from Manus

Head wound

Photos of Injured Asylum Seekers at Manus Island Detention Centre Asher Wolf in General Writing: Idea, Thinking, Opinion A shocking set of photographs reveals the injuries inflicted on asylum seekers detained at Manus Island. Asylum seekers have allowed photos to…