Category: Iraq

Farrah Nasser

Farrah Nasser was born in Iraq, where she was an Arabic teacher. She arrived in Australia in 2001 by boat. Nasser was then detained in Woomera for three months and 20 days. While in detention, Nasser witnessed a fire in

Posted in 2001, Detainee, Iraq, Woomera

Safi Basara

Safi Basara was born in Nasiri, in Iraq, where his father was imprisoned and killed under the Hussein regime. He arrived in Darwin by boat in December 2000 and was taken to Woomera Detention Centre for forty days (until the

Posted in 2000, 2001, Detainee, Iraq, Woomera