Category: Rohingya

Malaysia puts Australia to shame

The Malaysian Prime Minister tweeted this today. And remember that this is the country that Joe Hockey swore was so dreadful that any refugees sent there from Australia would be over his dead body      

Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (ASRC) media release

Extract of comments by ASRC CEO Kon Karapagiotodis “This is a humanitarian crisis – people are fleeing war, persecution, abuse and hardship and often their only means of escape is to get on a boat… The current situation in south…

Rohingya Asylum seekers being processed and supported by UNHCR

Canberra RAC Media Release: Rohingya protest action, Friday 22 May

Rally to demand rescue of Rohingyan refugees Friday, 22 May, 5pm, intersection of Northbourne Ave and Barry Drive Canberrans are being urged to join a rally this Friday calling for the Australian Government to immediately help rescue thousands of stranded…

Indonesia to Australia: you signed the UN Convention, act on it

Indonesia to Australia- you sign the convention, act on it “I’m sorry. If you want to start a new life, you come through the front door, not through the back door,” he [Abbott] said. But Indonesian Foreign Ministry spokesman Arrmanatha…