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Privatisation of immigration detention facilities
Altaf Saadi, Lello Tesema
Published: May 20, 2019 / DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(19)30351-4
In December, 2018, two Guatemalan children, a 7-year-old girl and an 8-year-old boy, died while detained in immigration custody in the USA. Their tragic deaths should raise alarm about the dangerously substandard medical and mental health care at US immigration detention facilities.
We declare no competing interests.
Published: May 20, 2019
Identification: DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(19)30351-4
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Keywords: USA; Society; Politics; Migrants; Racism; Public Health.