Australia Reaches $53 Million Settlement With Refugee Detainees

Facilities at the Manus Island Regional Processing Facility in 2012, used for the detention of asylum seekers who entered Australian waters.

It’s one of the largest human rights class-action settlements in Australian history. The Manus Island camp, an all-male facility, has for years been blasted by rights groups for its conditions.

(Image credit: Getty Images)

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