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Migrant Children Freed on Australia's Mainland

Australia said it is no longer detaining asylum-seeking children on its mainland. The move means the migrant children have been transferred to community detention on the mainland and can move about freely as their refuge applications are processed. Asylum-seekers who try to reach Australia by boat are sent to detention camps in Papua New Guinea and the remote Pacific island of Nauru. They are blocked from being resettled in Australia, even if found to be refugees.  Doctors and...

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