Asylum seekers, men, women and children on Nauru have staged a two-hour long protest at the gates of the family detention compound, RPC3. The asylum seekers chanted “Freedom” and Justice”.
The Nauru protest co-incide with the Palm Sunday “Welcome Refugee” rallies around Australia.
Tens of thousands in Australia, joined the rallies and marches to call for the government to let the 267 asylum seekers from Manus Island and Nauru, stay in Australia, and to close offshore detention centres on Manus Island and Nauru.
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