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IN THE FIRING LINE: Amnesty Claims Shots Fired at Manus Detainees

Monday 15th May / presented by Jane Hebiton

On ‘Good Friday’ this year, detainees inside Manus Island Detention centre allege that PNG Defence Force personnel opened fire on their accommodation.

The Australian government largely ignored the incident and decided not to commission an investigation.

A report released today by Amnesty International claims contains images that show there’s no doubt that on April 14, bullets were fired - not only into the air - but directly into the refugee centre - in a way that seriously endangered the lives of people inside.

Amnesty Internationals Pacific Researcher Kate Schuetze reports on the situation.

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