Manus, Nauru and an Australian Detention Legacy - International Policy Digest

During the years, legislation has been passed encasing these outposts in capsules of secrecy, superficially protected by island sovereignty. Whistleblowing has been criminalised; concerned doctors have been expelled; suicides, sexual assault, and psychological mutilations have been normalised in the patchwork monstrosity that involves compromised local officials, private security firms and funding from the Australian taxpayer.

https://intpolicydigest.org/2019/07/20/manus-nauru-and-an-australian-detention-legacy/