Australia jointly responsible for Nauru's draconian media policy, documents reveal

In 2014 the Nauruan government raised the application fee for a media visa from $200 to $8,000. The fee is not refundable even if the application is rejected. In recent years only the Australian, Sky News and Channel Nine’s A Current Affair have been granted access, and many other organisations have been turned down even before officially lodging an application.

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