Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

2017 Media Releases

JUSTICE FOR HAMED 8/08 | REFUGEE ADVOCATES CALL FOR INDEPENDENT INQUIRY INTO MANUS DEATH 0

JUSTICE FOR HAMED REFUGEE ADVOCATES CALL FOR INDEPENDENT INQUIRY INTO MANUS DEATH Refugee advocates are deeply concerned at PNG police statements that they have ruled out “foul play” in regard to the death of Hamed. “It is impossible for the PNG police to rule out foul play. The hastiness of the declartation only makes it(…)

6pm Thurs 10 Aug | Vigil For Hamed – Stop the Deaths, Bring Them Here (note location change)

6pm Thurs 10 Aug | Vigil For Hamed – Stop the Deaths, Bring Them Here (note location change) 0

When: 6-7pm Thursday 10th August Where (note change of location): Federation Square, Melbourne (opposite Flinders St Station)     Stall, banners and leafleting from 5pm, speakers from 6pm Speakers inc Pamela Curr – longtime refugee advocate, more tba Hamed a A 31 year-old Iranian refugee, was found hanging from a tree this morning 7/18/17 near the(…)

MEDIA RELEASE 7/08 | ONE MORE DEATH ON MANUS; MORE BLOOD ON TURNBULL’S HANDS 0

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE ONE MORE DEATH ON MANUS; MORE BLOOD ON TURNBULL’S HANDS A 31 year-old Iranian asylum seeker, Hamid, was found hanging from a tree this morning (Monday) near the school close to the East Lorengau Transit Accommodation. “Hamid’s death brings the Manus detention death toll to five. Five lives cut short(…)