Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

PNG REMOVES APPEAL RIGHTS FOR ASYLUM SEEKERS: MORE THREATENED WITH DEPORTATION 0

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE PNG REMOVES APPEAL RIGHTS FOR ASYLUM SEEKERS: MORE THREATENED WITH DEPORTATION In what seems to be a knee-jerk response to the Supreme Court constitutional challenge to Manus Island, the Papua New Guinea Immigration department has summarily removed the right of appeal from asylum seekers on Manus Island. At an “open”(…)

Attempted suicide on Manus Island – advocates suggest a good time for Transfield to tour fund managers 1

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE ATTEMPTED SUICIDE ON MANUS ISLAND – ADVOCATES SUGGEST A GOOD TIME FOR TRANSFIELD TO TOUR FUND MANAGERS A 25 year-old Burmese asylum seeker attempted suicide at Manus Island yesterday afternoon, Monday 31 August. The emergency unfolded over almost four hours as the man climbed onto the roof of Delta Compound(…)

PNG IGNORES INJUNCTION IN ATTEMPT TO DEPORT THIRD IRANIAN 0

Refugee Action Coalition > MEDIA RELEASE > > PNG IGNORES INJUNCTION IN ATTEMPT TO DEPORT THIRD IRANIAN > > A third Iranian asylum seeker has been taken from his compound on > Manus Island and is threatened with forced removal to Iran as early as > this (Thursday, 27 August ) morning. > > Two(…)