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"A place worse than a prison." Behrouz Boochani describes what life was like detained on Manus Island.

Asylum seeker Behrouz Boochani interview: ‘They cannot take the sky away’

Peter Dutton insists Iranian refugee Behrouz Boochani will never step foot in Australia, even if he is granted asylum in New Zealand.

ICYMI: Iranian-Kurdish refugee Behrouz Boochani free at last from Australian offshore detention Asylum seeker finds temporary refuge in New Zealand

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Iranian-Kurdish refugee Behrouz Boochani free at last from Australian offshore detention "I just arrived in New Zealand. So exciting to get freedom after more than six years."

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Earlier this year, asylum-seeker BehrouzBoochani's memoir won Australia's richest literary prize. Now, Boochani is getting his first taste of freedom in six years — after being held in an offshore detention facility since 2013.

Kurdish journalist, award-winning author and refugee Behrouz Boochani has been enthusiastically welcomed in New Zealand after spending more than six years in detention on Manus Island.

Iranian journalist Behrouz Boochani has been awarded the 2019 National Biography Award worth $25,000 for his book No Friend But the Mountains - and he's accepted it from Manus Island via Whatsapp.

Powerful piece from @BehrouzBoochani ⁩ Let us accept that the way Australia has treated human beings seeking refuge is absolutely wrong, close Manus and Nauru. ‘This election is an opportunity to vote for humanity and freedom’ | Behrouz Boochani

Behrouz Boochani hits the nail on the head: "If there is an independent investigation into these companies in future we may very well witness one of the greatest scandals in Australia’s history.” 🔥🔥🔥

Organisers made an exception to allow Behrouz Boochani to enter despite not being a citizen or permanent resident #vpla2019 

Award-winning journalist Behrouz Boochani reports from inside an illegal detention center where he's been detained for more than four years.