Dengue outbreak at Australian detention centre sparks fresh concerns

By Reuters | Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:24 AM
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By Matt Siegel

SYDNEY, April 17 (Reuters) - An outbreak of dengue fever at an Australian refugee detention centre in the tiny Pacific island nation of Nauru sparked calls on Thursday for greater oversight at the facility, which has been criticised by rights groups and the United Nations.

Australian Immigration Minister Scott Morrison's office said that medical officers at the centre had confirmed ...

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