An Australian refugee detainment camp on Nauru. Photo: AP

Asylum seekers at Australia’s Pacific detention camps attempt suicide in wake of shock election result

  • Around 800 would-be refugees had been praying for a Labor victory, which might have ended Canberra’s current detainment hardline policy
  • But the surprise victory of Scott Morrison’s centre-right coalition dashed hopes and set off a wave of self-harm
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An Australian refugee detainment camp on Nauru. Photo: AP
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