Detention Centre Riots
March 20, 2011 4:34 PM Subscribe
In Australia, about 250 detainees rioted last week at Christmas Island's infamous detention centre in protest of their harsh treatment and long incarceration. The Federal Opposition has called for the rioters to be charged amid controversy over police use of beanbag rounds and tear gas. A former detainee is also 'suing for the pain and suffering of being locked up more than four years'.
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