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Rallying for refugees

Activists have rallied in Melbourne demanding that asylum seekers and refugees held on Manus Island and Nauru be resettled in Australia.

Calling time on Manus Island and Nauru. Report by Adriane Reardon

Posted by The Citizen on Thursday, October 6, 2016
 

The gathering came after the recent publication of the Nauru files by Guardian Australia, which revealed widespread abuse experienced by those in detention. Adriane Reardon reports.

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