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Delay to treatment of Hamid Kehazaei before he died revealed in leaked files

Exclusive: Ahead of inquest, documents show how Australian immigration department held up transfer of asylum seeker from Manus Island for treatment

Immigration - The GuardianIn the weeks before he contracted an infection inside the Manus Island detention centre that would ultimately lead to his death, asylum seeker Hamid Kehazaeispent his days caring for and cleaning excrement from the body, clothes and bed of a fellow asylum seeker who was in the grip of a severe “mental crisis” but whom no one else was looking after.

As the Australian government prepares to empty the…

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