Australian Views on Asylum Seeker Deaths

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A few points.

When an asylum seeker arrives at a country where it is legal to seek asylum after having been through hell, it can be expected that mandatory, limitless detention will be incredibly traumatic.
When a child is placed behind bars indefinitely for accompanying a fleeing family from an unsafe country, there are life long consequences.
When adequate healthcare, legal services and mental health support are not provided to people who have been detained indefinitely, it can be expected that there will be unrest.

Bearing these things in mind, here are the views of a few heartless Australians on deaths of asylum seekers on Manus Island:

 

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