Friday 24th November 2017

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Calls for police to deal with sorcery-related violence in PNG

An anti-sorcery violence activist in Papua New Guinea says police need to move in and make arrests in the case of the six year old girl allegedly tortured in Enga Pronice recently.

Journalist union demands release of Behrouz Boochani

Manus Island detainee Behrouz Boochani has become something of a spokesman for the others still inside the detention centre.

UN demands Australia take responsibility for Manus refugees

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has renewed calls on the Australian and Papua New Guinean governments to ensure the standoff between the men in the regional processing centre and PNG police is resolved without the use of violence.

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