Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

2017 Media Releases

MEDIA RELEASE | BASHED MANUS REFUGEES NEED URGENT MEDICAL TREATEMENT 0

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE BASHED MANUS REFUGEES NEED URGENT MEDICAL TREATEMENT Two Iranian refugees, Mehdi and Mohammad, arrested and bashed by up to 10 PNG police and immigration officers last night (New Years eve) on Manus Island are still in police custody 24 hours later. Neither of the refugees has been seen by doctors(…)

MEDIA RELEASE | 2017? SAME AS 2016 – BRUTALITY RULES ON MANUS. IT’S TIME TO BRING THE REFUGEES HERE 0

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE 2017? SAME AS 2016 – BRUTALITY RULES ON MANUS. IT’S TIME TO BRING THE REFUGEES HERE Two Iranian refugees, Mehdi and Mohammad, have been savagely beaten by PNG police and PNG Immigration officials on New’s Eve. (Photos attached. Mehdi in green T shirt. Others photos available on request.) The two(…)

TOM BALLARD – STAND UP FOR MEHDI COMEDY GIG 0

TOM BALLARD – STAND UP FOR MEHDI COMEDY GIG “People become refugees for lots of different reasons. Mehdi lived in Iran. He dared to tell some jokes. Those jokes put his life in danger. He had to escape. Then he found himself on Manus Island. For more than three years. In this very special event,(…)