Villawood asylum seekers held in solitary confinement

“Hundreds of asylum seekers at Villawood detention centre have been placed in solitary confinement for days at a time at the direction of staff without medical qualifications.

A Guardian Australia investigation has revealed extensive use of “observation rooms” at the centre in western Sydney for periods that frequently exceed 24 hours.”

Click here to read the investigation in The Guardian.

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