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Asylum seeker brain dead after cut turned to septicaemia in ‘shocking’ detention conditions (SBS)

3 September 20140 comments

There are reports Hamid Kehazaei, a 24-year-old Iranian asylum seeker who had been detained on Manus Island, has been declared ‘brain dead’ after suffering a heart attack.

According to the Refugee Action Coalition, Hamid Kehazaei was transferred to the mainland on August 27 to receive urgent medical treatment in a Brisbane hospital.

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