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Manus Island

Part of Manus Province in northern Papua New Guinea

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Manus Island is part of Manus Province in northern Papua New Guinea and is the largest of the Admiralty Islands. It is the fifth-largest island in Papua New Guinea, with an area of 2,100 km2 (810 sq mi), measuring around 100 km × 30 km. According to the 2000 census, the whole Manus Province had a population of 43,387, rising to 50,321 as of 2011 Census. Lorengau, the capital of Manus Province, is located on the island. Momote Airport, the terminal for Manus Province, is located on nearby Los Negros Island. A bridge connects Los Negros Island to Manus Island and the province capital of Lorengau. In addition to its resident population, asylum seekers have been relocated here from Australia between 2001 and 2004 and since 2012.

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A company awarded a multi-million dollar contract for services on Manus Island is likely to have its contract renewed, Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

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A company awarded a multi-million dollar contract for services on Manus Island is likely to have its contract renewed, Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

A company awarded a multi-million dollar contract for services on Manus Island is likely to have its contract renewed, Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

A company awarded a multi-million dollar contract for services on Manus Island is likely to have its contract renewed, Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

A company awarded a multi-million dollar contract for services on Manus Island is likely to have its contract renewed, Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says.
Credit: SBS - Published 3 days ago

A company awarded a multi-million dollar contract for services on Manus Island is likely to have its contract renewed, Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says.
Credit: SBS - Published 3 days ago

A Somali refugee has set himself on fire at on Manus Island, with claims of an unprecedented self harm crisis continuing.
Credit: The Age - Published 1 week ago

A man has set himself on fire on Manus Island, the latest in more than 70 self-harm or suicide attempts at the former detention centre, sources say.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

A man has set himself on fire on Manus Island, the latest in more than 70 self-harm or suicide attempts at the former detention centre, sources say.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

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