Asylum-seeker riot causes $55 million damage at Nauru detention camp, 125 held by police

  • Article by: ROD McGUIRK , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 21, 2013 - 12:05 AM

CANBERRA, Australia — Some 125 asylum seekers were in police custody on the Pacific island nation of Nauru after a riot ended with fire destroying most of an Australian-run detention center there, an official said on Sunday.

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