Anonymous donors give thousands of dollars for funeral of Fariborz Karami, who killed himself

The body of Fariborz Karami, the Iranian asylum seeker who took his own life on Nauru more than a month ago, has been flown to Brisbane after an emotional standoff about where he would be buried and donations from anonymous philanthropists in Australia to cover the cost of his funeral.

Extended family members in Australia have taken responsibility for Karami’s funeral and burial. Anonymous donors have given several thousands of dollars to cover the cost of flying his body to Australia, and for funeral and other costs.

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