Another group of asylum seeker families arrive on Nauru
Another group of asylum seeker families arrived on Nauru this
morning (5 Sept) aboard a chartered flight of Nauru's national
carrierOur Airline, taking the total on island to 574.
They are of Iranian nationality and consisted of 13 adult
females, 12 adult males, and six children. They are the fifth
family group to be brought to Nauru from Christmas Island.
Like previous arrivals the families completed brief immigration
formalities before boarding minibuses to take them to the Topside
centre where they are now settling in at the third Regional
Processing Centre (RPC 3).
The transfer from aircraft to Topside was without incident.