PTSD

Broken: Vietnam vets' long struggle with PTSD

The stepson of an Australian Vietnam veteran gives an insight into what it's like to live with war-induced PTSD.

Broken: Vietnam vets' long struggle with PTSD

Environment

Soaring deforestation new threat to Great Barrier Reef

East coast of Australia has one of the highest rates of land-clearing, adding pressure on the besieged natural wonder.

Soaring deforestation new threat to Great Barrier Reef

Human Rights

Manus Island: Police raid former camp

The asylum seekers say police 'attacked' the facility and were "destroying everything" inside.

Refugees

Fears of 'excessive force' as Manus refugees targeted

Security forces storm former Australian detention camp to remove hundreds of refugees refusing for weeks to leave.

Australia

Australia measures another heatwave

Aussie states of Victoria and Tasmania break long-term temperature records.

Australia measures another heatwave

Australia

Police enter Australia's asylum camp on Manus Island

Police try to persuade asylum-seekers to leave prison camp for alternative accommodation in nearby town of Lorengau.

PNG police enter Australia's Manus Island asylum camp

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?

Australia

Australia's youth prisons accused of abuse

An inquiry into abuse at youth prisons in Australia's Northern Territory has called for the closure of one of the detention centres.

Human Rights

Manus Island officials start dismantling refugee camp

Papua New Guinea immigration officials have started dismantling parts of a prison camp housing hundreds of defiant refugees as an evacuation deadline looms.

Human Rights

UN urges humane approach to Manus Island crisis

The United Nations has called on Australia and Papua New Guinea to show restraint as a deadline to clear the Manus Island refugee detention centre approaches.

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

Protesters accuse Australia of abandoning refugees

Human rights activists are demanding Australia immediately resolve worsening conditions at the Manus Island prison camp.