Nauru’s detention centre: ‘Many of us think of suicide’ – Al Jazeera

nauru.jpgMelbourne, AustraliaNauru is a tiny, 34 square kilometre island of barren land in the heart of the Pacific Ocean. Despite the palm trees and picturesque blue waters, the island, home to around 10,000 people, is far from a tropical paradise. 

The history of detention centres on Nauru is brief, but the island has been central to Australia’s asylum policies.

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