Labor supports doctors’ recommendations re caring for pregnant asylum seekers

“The advice of doctors should be paramount in caring for asylum seekers in offshore detention, Labor leader Bill Shorten has said, as concern over three heavily-pregnant women on Nauru grows.

There is particular concern for Golestan, an Iraqi-Kurdish woman with serious health complications who is 40 weeks pregnant. Nauru health providers are trying urgently to find a neonatologist to fly to the island.”

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