Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

2017 Media Releases

4:30pm 9 Feb | Don’t Silence Refugees: Oppose the Mobile Phone Ban

4:30pm 9 Feb | Don’t Silence Refugees: Oppose the Mobile Phone Ban 0

When: 4:30-6pm Thursday 9 February Where: Department of Immigration, 2 Lonsdale St Casselden Pl, Melbourne Join the Refugee Action Collective to oppose the government and department of immigration cruel and punitive attempts to silence refugees, by banning mobile phones from detention centres, cutting off refugees from the outside world and silencing the horrors inside detention, as(…)

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(…)