Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

MEDIA RELEASE | MANUS REFUGEES CANNOT BE RESETTLED IN PNG

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE MANUS REFUGEES CANNOT BE RESETTLED IN PNG Peter Dutton is desperately trying to avoid the implications of the PNG Supreme Court ruling in April that the agreement between Australia and PNG was unlawful. No amount of huffing and puffing or repeating the tired phrase that ‘no refugee from Manus will(…)

MEDIA RELEASE | MANUS MUST BE CLOSED AND ALL MANUS PRISONERS MUST BE RETURNED TO AUSTRALIA

Refuge Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE MANUS MUST BE CLOSED AND ALL MANUS PRISONERS MUST BE RETURNED TO AUSTRALIA The Refugee Action Coalition welcomes the announcement from PNG Prime Minister Peter O’Neill that the Manus Island detention will be closed soon. But the victims of the unlawful transfer and detention have already been waiting since the(…)

MEDIA RELEASE | PAKISTAN AGREES TO REPATRIATE MANUS REFUGEE BODY

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE PAKISTAN AGREES TO REPATRIATE MANUS REFUGEE BODY The Australian Pakistan embassy has agreed to take responsibility to arrange for Kamil Hussain’s body to be repatriated to Pakistan. A letter from the Pakistan embassy has been sent to the Australian and PNG immigration offices notifying them that they will organise for(…)