and is kevin rudd announced plans to send asylum-seekers coming in boats to papua new guinea. >> there was nothing that could men whofor these young were considered vulnerable, which in many cases, is just a euphemism for men who were being raped. they had to stay where they were. , it could not even serve as a dog kennel. producerc is executive of the "dateline" program who first revealed the details of the abuse. the whistleblower gave some very disturbing claims of sexual abuse. men being raped in these detention centers. people being beaten unconscious. claims of torture. he described one man having an eardrum perforated, other men their lipsd to sew together. a very troubling picture of systemic and ongoing abuse, physical and sexual abuse. have the first time we heard these allegations in australia. and it has caused a massive sensation here. a keytention center is centerpiece of the government's new asylum seeker policy. the revelations are very important because the island has in the past week become the key processing point for all asylum seekers that reach australia by boat.