A decade in detention: refugees face indefinite time on Christmas Island

‘‘If people are still going to be on Christmas Island in four years, that would be 10 years of deprivation of liberty and freedom for people who have asserted their right to seek asylum in Australia,’’ she said.

‘‘It’s unfathomable to think that that would happen, but I don’t underestimate what the current government could do.’’

https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/a-decade-in-detention-refugees-face-indefinite-time-on-christmas-island-20190308-p512n2.html