Refugees at Sea; 29th June

29 Jun

It is time we Australians draw the line in the sand and demand ‘our’ government not only listen to us, the people they ‘represent’ but demand they tell us exactly what is going on with asylum seekers.

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29th June

Some good news arrived last night. Member for Perth Allanah MacTiernan was on Christmas Island on Friday and Saturday. On Saturday night, she saw increased “on Water” activities and  local Islanders were telling her that there was “A Boat” and then later changing that to “Two Boats”. She was also told of the sudden arrival of AFP personnel and the staff at the concentration detention centre. MacTiernan passed this information on to the ABC and to RRAN Fremantle organiser, Jasmina Brankovich on Saturday night.

Some parts of social media were a little skeptical as the reports, correctly, were “unconfirmed” yet, shortly after,  the ABC published the information online. Ms MacTirnan has since appeared on ABCnews24 and confirmed all that was reported.

So – The Good News

Both vessels appear…

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