TOKYO (Reuters) - US Navy ships conducted joint drills with warships from allies Japan, Australia and South Korea in their first combined exercise in the Western Pacific, the US Navy said on Thursday.
More than 40 people have been transferred to Australia for urgent medical treatment from Manus Island and Nauru since the passing of the medevac laws. The majority were brought to the mainland under the
Ten men have tried killing themselves since Australia's conservative government returned to power, refugees say. Melbourne, Australia - Refugees on Papua New Guinea's (PNG) Manus Island say there is increasing
For years, asylum seekers trying to reach Australia by boat have been turned away, sent instead to offshore processing centers in Nauru and on Papua New Guinea’s Manus Island, where they have lingered
A lonely concrete dome on an uninhabited island in the central Pacific could end up being a very big headache for the U.S. On the island of Runit, there is a large concrete dome that houses nuclear waste
(CNN) — A shock Australian election result has sparked a wave of suicide attempts among refugees held in the Manus Island detention center off Papua New Guinea, activists say. Detainee and activist Behrouz
Four refugees in Australia's offshore migrant camps attempt suicide after conservative government's re-election
At least four refugees in Australia's offshore Pacific camps have attempted suicide since the conservative government's shock re-election Saturday, according to refugees, advocates and police. Around would-be