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  1. Pregnant asylum seeker on Nauru flown to AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | ABC News

    A heavily pregnant woman being held at the offshore processing centre on Nauru is now on a flight bound for Australia for treatment. The ABC understands the 37-year-old Kuwaiti woman is 37 weeks pregnant and has previously had two miscarriages, including one on Nauru.

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  2. Collected Department Releases: Nauru's Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | State Department

    On behalf of President Trump and the American people, I would like to congratulate the people of the Republic of Nauru as you celebrate the 49th anniversary of your nation's independence this January 31. The Republic of Nauru and the United States have enjoyed enduring friendship and valuable cooperation on a variety of issues of regional and global concern, from improving access to health and education to promoting sustainable fisheries in the Pacific Ocean.

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  3. Training of 'Solar Mamas' successful in enhancing ties between India-Nauru: President MukherjeeRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Jan. 31 : Extending warm greeting to the Government and people of the Republic of Nauru on the eve of their National Day, President Pranab Mukherjee said that the training of 'Solar Mamas', have been successful in enhancing the relationship between both the countries. 'Solar Mamas' are a group of nearly 30 rural women solar engineers from six African countries who have been trained under India's developmental support for harnessing solar energy.

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  4. Save the Children workers removed from Nauru receive compoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | ABC News

    The Immigration Department has paid compensation and published a carefully worded statement of regret to nine Save the Children workers. The workers were removed from the offshore processing centre of Nauru for allegedly coaching asylum seekers to self-harm and fabricate stories of abuse in October 2014.

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  5. President Mukherjee wishes on National Day of NauruRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Jan 30 : President Pranab Mukherjeeon Monday extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Nauru on the eve of their National Day. In a message to Baron Divavesi Waqa, MP, the President of the Republic of Nauru, the President has said, On behalf of the Government, the people of India and on my own behalf, I convey warm greetings to Your Excellency, the Government and people of the Republic of Nauru on the occasion of your National Day.

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  6. Nauru 'fake news' victim, its govt saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    The Nauru government claims the tiny Pacific island nation has become a victim of fake news - just like Hillary Clinton. After losing the US presidential election Clinton warned of the "real world consequences" of the epidemic of so-called fake news - made-up reports peddled by conspiracy theorists online.

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  7. Nauru a fake news victim like ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    The Nauru government claims the tiny Pacific island nation has become a victim of fake news - just like Hillary Clinton. After losing the US presidential election Clinton warned of the "real world consequences" of the epidemic of so-called fake news - made up reports peddled by conspiracy theorists online.

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  8. Announcement by Aryzta Ag regarding Schuldschein issuanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | PR-inside.com

    ... revisions. The corrected [..] Digicel Pacific and O3b Networks bring 4G/LTE [..] O3b Networks : The Republic of Nauru is the smallest state in the South Pacific, with approximately 10,000 residents populating [..] O3b Networks and Digicel Provide ...

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  9. Conclusion of the South Pacific Tuna Treaty Amendment NegotiationsRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2016 | Holtville Tribune

    ... Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Republic of Kiribati, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Republic of Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Republic of Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Kingdom of Tonga, Tuvalu, and Republic of ...

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  10. Conclusion of the South Pacific Tuna Treaty Amendment NegotiationsRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Republic of Kiribati, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Republic of Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Republic of Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Kingdom of Tonga, Tuvalu, and Republic of ...

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  11. Australias human rights record blemished by punitive approach to migrants UN rights expertRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Sydney, and in on-shore detention centres and the regional processing centres in the neighbouring island Republic of Nauru. The Special Rapporteur will present his country mission report to the UN Human Rights Council in June 2017. Mr. FrancI ois ...

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  12. Asylum seekers get ticket to USRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... as part of its annual refugee intake. Under the agreement, people who do not take up the option will face staying on Nauru or returning to their home country. Australia is in discussion with Nauru to create a 20-year visa that would cover those ...

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  13. Nauru scraps proposed abortion laws for refugees and asylum seekersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | ABC News

    Nauru's Border Protection Minister David Adeang introduced the bill to the Parliament last week, but in a rare sign of disunity, it was opposed by both government and opposition MPs. "To me it was just obvious that there was no consultation, even with government MPs, that's why it was those government MPs that ultimately debated against the bill and said that they won't support it," he said.

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  14. UN investigator arrives in Australia to assess migrant rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Jurist

    ... Crepeau will assess on-shore detention centers and off-shore detention centers in the neighboring island Republic of Nauru. The preliminary conclusions will be released at a UN press conference on November 18. Australian refugees and their treatment ...

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  15. UN rights expert to assess situation of migrants in Australia and...Read the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Sydney, and in on-shore detention centres and the off-shore detention centres in the neighbouring island Republic of Nauru. At the end of the mission, the UN Special Rapporteur will share his preliminary conclusions at a press conference on 18 ...

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  16. Nauru, Refugees and the Torture ComplexRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Dissident Voice

    Two items of interest have tickled the airwaves and triggered some commentary over the last few days. The first was an ABC Four Corners program covering the fate of refugees in the detention facility on Nauru, known euphemistically as a "processing centre" costing $35.3 million a year to the Australian tax payer.

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  17. spot the crooks ...Read the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Your Democracy

    ... than part of the solution, if we allow things to go forward without any shift in approach." Arrested and deported Nauru's magistrate Peter Law in January 2014 while Law was preparing inquiry into the death of justice minister's wife Revoked the visa ...

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  18. Nauru, Refugees and the Torture Complex a " Binoy Ka...Read the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | Scoop

    Two items of interest have tickled the airwaves and triggered some commentary over the last few days. The first was an ABC Four Corners program covering the fate of refugees in the detention facility on Nauru, known euphemistically as a "processing centre" costing $35.3 million a year to the Australian tax payer.

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  19. Nauru government slams ABC over 'racist' Four Corners report on the islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Daily Mail

    'Embarrassment to journalism': Nauru government slams ABC over 'racist' and 'false' Four Corners report about children on the island nation The program featured secret interviews with children on Nauru, exposing the way they lived on the island and how they were being treated An ABC News spokesperson told Daily Mail Australia the ABC stands by the report and rejects the claims from the Government of Nauru The Government of the Republic of Nauru has criticised the ABC's Four Corners report on children on Nauru, labelling it as 'racist' and 'an embarrassment to journalism'.

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  20. 'An embarrassment to journalism': Nauru government attacks 'racist' ABC over refugee reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | The Age

    The government of Nauru has labelled the ABC "an embarrassment to journalism" following a Four Corners report on the island's regional processing system, accusing the broadcaster of racism, political activism and insulting residents. Notoriously sensitive to criticism, the Nauruan government asserted Australia was in fact the more violent nation and said the ABC should instead campaign for "no refugees to be allowed into such a violent society as Australia".

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