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How Australia finally started to care about asylum seekers and refugees on Nauru

The Guardian 27 Oct 2018
At some point this week the Nauru issue broke through a barrier ... That judgment contained evidence that Batsiua had rented his house to MSF, and according to his testimony, he was called by an MSF staff member who said they’d been told to vacate the premises and stop paying him or “it would be forced by the government to leave Nauru altogether”.
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ABC ban: News Corp rejects media boycott of Nauru forum

The Guardian 04 Jul 2018
News Corp has rejected a boycott of the Pacific Islands Forum by the Australian federal press gallery, which was sparked by a Nauru government ban on the ABC for alleged “bias and false reporting” ...The ABC does not intend to vacate our position in the media pool covering the Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru,” Morris said.
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ABC to fight Nauru Pacific forum ban

This is Money 02 Jul 2018
"The ABC does not intend to vacate our position in the media pool covering the Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru," Mr Morris said.
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Australia to compensate Iranian girl's family for 'negligence' while she was held on Nauru

The Guardian 16 Jun 2017
Australia to compensate Iranian girl's family for 'negligence' while she was held on Nauru ... The Australian government has settled out of court to pay compensation to the family of a young Iranian girl for “negligence” in her treatment while detained on Nauru ... A trial was set to begin in July but those dates have now been vacated.
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7 Countries You've Definitely Never Heard Of

Huffington Post 30 Sep 2013
Check out these destinations (some vacation-worthy, some not so much) that you've definitely probably never heard of. Nauru. Apparently only 200 tourists visited Nauru in 2011, even though its coral reefs are loaded with exotic snorkeling spots. Nauru established independence about 50 years ago and is the only country in the world without a capitol ... .
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For sale: diplomatic recognition

San Francisco Chronicle 03 Jan 2010
The nation of Nauru has so much to teach us in this new year ... Nauru is the smallest republic in the world, just 8 square miles, and 80 percent of the territory is a forbidding, barren wasteland ... Not so long ago, Nauru was the wealthiest nation on Earth, per capita ... Dialysis is expensive! How did Nauru come to this? ... Nauru took the deal.
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What the rest of us can learn from the world's smallest republic

The Press Democrat 02 Jan 2010
Nauru is the smallest republic in the world, just 8 square miles, and 80 percent of the territory is a forbidding, barren wasteland ... Not so long ago, Nauru was the wealthiest nation on Earth, per capita ... Once again, Nauru is the first-and-only nation on Earth where the sale of recognition is the primary source of income in its gross national product.
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Nauru Speaker evicted from office

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 01 Oct 2004
The Speaker of the Nauru Parliament says police have ordered him to vacate the Speaker's office ... The Nauru Parliament was in deadlock and the Government ran out of time to get its Budget passed ... but says he must vacate his office.
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Constitutional crisis hits Nauru

BBC News 01 Oct 2004
The president of the Pacific nation of Nauru has dissolved parliament and declared a state of emergency ... He said he would continue to govern Nauru until elections were held later this month ... "There's orders given to police that I vacate my office ... It [Nauru] has been single-handedly taken over by one person," he said.
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Nauru in crisis after parliament sacked

NZ Herald 01 Oct 2004
Speaker Russell Kun told AAP he had been ordered by Mr Scotty to vacate his office immediately ... "There's orders given to police that I vacate my office ... It (Nauru) has been singlehandedly taken over by one person," said Mr Kun ... Mr Kun said the national budget had subsequently lapsed at midnight (Nauru time) yesterday.
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Nauru learning to live without wealth

NZ Herald 17 Aug 2004
But after a century of mining, Nauru's phosphate-rich cover is all but gone and its future looks as bleak as the coral remains that scar the 21 sq km island, just south of the Equator ... * Nauru House in Melbourne is in the hands of receivers who have given Nauru until this month to vacate the luxurious top floor used by its visiting politicians.
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Nauru officials to vacate Melbourne consulate next month

Go Asia Pacific 12 Jul 2004
The goverment of Nauru has agreed to vacate its consular premises in Melbourne by the end of August, in return for access to government documents ... The government of Nauru is believed to still owe American giant, General ...
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Nauru urges receivers to extend eviction deadline

Go Asia Pacific 02 Jul 2004
... President, Rene Harris, on the 50th floor of Nauru House. The deadline has now arrived for government bodies, including Air Nauru and a corporation which supplies the island with food and other essentials, to vacate the building.
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