Refugees

Israel pushes to deport asylum seekers to Rwanda

Israel plans to deport about 40,000 asylum seekers without their consent and under threat of indefinite detention.

Israel pushes to deport asylum seekers to Rwanda

Migrants

Indonesians recognised after decades in the Philippines

Indonesians on Philippine island of Balut receive birth certificates for the first time, ending decades of legal limbo.

Indonesians recognised after decades in the Philippines

The Listening Post

Manus Island: Australia pulling the media strings

Does Australia limit Manus Island and Nauru media access to outlets that toe the government's line on immigration?

Syrian Refugees

Syrian refugees in Greece hunger strike for relocation

Seven women and seven men on hunger strike against slow reunification process, calling to be reunited with family.

Syrian refugees in Athens hunger strike for relocation

Refugees

UK's social media activist, 94, on Trump and refugees

UK war veteran and activist, 94, on fears of US under Trump and his plans to document refugee crisis to spur empathy.

Inside Story

How can the crisis on Manus Island be resolved?

Ten days after Australia withdrew support for its prison camp in Papua New Guinea, detainees refuse to leave.

Human Rights

Manus Island: Refugees living in fear, dire conditions

Aid workers say hundreds of refugees still living in an unused naval base on Manus Island in Papua New Guinea are living in dire conditions.

Refugees

Humanitarian emergency at 'Australia's Guantanamo'

Protests and criticism drive up pressure on conservative government as 600 refugees hold out on Manus Island.

Humanitarian emergency at 'Australia's Guantanamo'

Refugees

Australia pressured to resettle stranded refugees

Papua New Guinea minister presses Australia to hand over 150 refugees to New Zealand from Manus Island prison.

Australia pressured to resettle stranded refugees

Asia Pacific

Australia rejects New Zealand’s offer on refugees

Australian PM has rejected an offer by Jacinda Ardern the PM of New Zealand to resettle 150 refugees in her country.

Australia rejects New Zealand’s offer on refugees

Refugees

Australians rally around barricaded refugees on Manus

Hundreds turn out in Sydney and Melbourne to urge the government to 'bring them here' from Papua New Guinea prison camp.

Australians rally around barricaded refugees on Manus

Syria's Civil War

Burying the dead in Syria's Yarmouk camp

With the camp besieged for years, displaced Palestinians say their only way home is in a coffin.

Burying the dead in Syria's Yarmouk camp

Reporter's Notebook

Manus Island refugee crisis and the Australian media

Plight of 600 men at a prison camp in Papua New Guinea has raised questions about a lack of Australian press coverage.

Manus Island refugee crisis and the Australian media

Refugees

Refugees in limbo as Manus detention centre shuts

More than 600 refugees will be moved out of the detention camp after PNG Supreme Court ordered the centre to be shut.