https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/jun/29/majority-of-australians-say-refugees-who-arrive-by-boat-should-be-let-in-poll-finds?CMP=share_btn_link 69 shares Comments Bruce Powell Can someone explain to me how doctors can work in conditions where they are aware of widespread suffering and abuse…..and NOT say anything? Who are these doctors and how can we help them publicize this appalling situation. I know that they have to si…See more Like · Reply ·… Continue reading Even the LNP supporters think refugees should be taken to Australia
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We ran from death, rape and torture. Only to be locked up on Nauru. We ask the women of Australia to please help and vote for us to be free women. 148 shares Comments Om Obaeda Om Obaeda الله يفرجا يارب عليكن See translation Like · Reply · 21 June at 05:13 Mary Blight Mary… Continue reading World Refugee Day from Nauru. Please let us come to Australia.
Nauru is a tiny island 8sq miles or 21sq km. The island is 4km wide x 6km long. It is smaller than Melbourne airport. The pics show the location and divisions of the dumping ground areas for 1167 traumatised human beings. Asylum Seekers are kept in the highly restricted and heavily guarded areas that the… Continue reading The location and divisions of the dumping ground areas for 1167 traumatised human beings
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