March 21, 2016
> Refugee Action Coalition
> MEDIA RELEASE
> ASYLUM SEEKERS PALM SUNDAY PROTEST ON NAURU
> Asylum seekers, men, women and children on Nauru have staged a
> two-hour long protest at the gates of the family detention compound,
> RPC3. The asylum seekers chanted “Freedom” and Justice”. Photos
> The Nauru protest co-incide with the Palm Sunday “Welcome Refugee”
> rallies around Australia.
> Tens of thousands in Australia, joined the rallies and marches to call
> for the government to let the 267 asylum seekers from Manus Island and
> Nauru, stay in Australia, and to close offshore detention centres on
> Manus Island and Nauru.
> For more information contact Ian Rintoul 0417 275 713