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Australia to Probe Child Refugee Abuse Claims

Australian Immigration Minister Scott Morrison has announced an independent inquiry into allegations that Nauru Offshore Processing Centre guards have sexually abused women and child asylum seekers. According to immigration officials, at least one refugee advocacy group, Save the Children, which has staff located near the government-run facility, claim that female asylum seekers on Nauru have been forced to have sex with guards before being allowed to shower. However, there are also...

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