Nauru Files: ChildFund Australia responds to latest reports of child abuse

ChildFund Australia has issued a press release calling on the Australian government to immediately transfer children and their families from immigration detention on Nauru, where there are shocking reports of abuse, to community arrangements in Australia:

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The ‘Nauru Files’ reported in today’s media present new allegations of widespread and appalling abuse of children in immigration detention on Nauru.

The reports of more than 1,000 incidents involving children cannot be ignored. This includes seven cases of sexual assault of a child and 59 reports of physical assault.

Read the full press release.