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Australian story: stranger on the shore

Australian story: stranger on the shore

ABC News Australia – 07/16/2013 | ‘I think she was sent to this planet to challenge me’ Jillian Symons, mother This week’s program tells the story of a young woman…

Afghan Hazara, Ali Ahmed Jafari, dies of systemic negligence in Australian detention

Afghan Hazara, Ali Ahmed Jafari, dies of systemic negligence in Australian detention

Last Updated: June 21, 2013 |   Purpose of this page is to bring various reports together concerning the death of Afghan Hazara, Ali Ahmed Jafari (23 or 26), at the…

Boat sinks off Australia: 60 drowned feared all Afghan Hazaras

Boat sinks off Australia: 60 drowned feared all Afghan Hazaras

Britian’s Guardian Newspaper has reported all drowned in the boat capsize off Christmas Island on June 9th are feared to be Afghan Hazaras. The number of passengers are approximated to be…

Boat sinks off Australia – dozens feared dead

Boat sinks off Australia – dozens feared dead

Last Updated – June 13, 2013 | Main Page: Boat Capsize off Christmas Island on June 9, 2013   Note: Information will be updated regularly as it becomes available to…

The night the refugee boat sank: victims tell their stories

The night the refugee boat sank: victims tell their stories

Source: The Guardian, UK – June 3, 2013 | At-a-glance: This news is regarding boat capsizing tragedy on June 21, 2012 It is believed there were 214 men on the boat…

The marginalisation of asylum seekers

Source: The Age Australia – May 30, 2013 | Imagine, if you can, packing yourself and your family into the stinking, humid hull of a wooden fishing boat, clinging on as…

Request for Information: Inquest into the deaths at sea on 21 June 2012

Request for Information: Inquest into the deaths at sea on 21 June 2012

Perth, Australia – May 22, 2013 |   Marco Tedeschi, a barrister based in Perth, is seeking information relating to the inquest into the deaths of people on a boat…

Two more asylum seekers die trying to reach Australia

Two more asylum seekers die trying to reach Australia

Michael Bachelard – May 17, 2013 | Note to the reader: There are between 1.5 to 2.5 million Hazaras that live in Iran. At times it is difficult to ascertain…

No Advantage: Inside Australia’s Offshore Processing Centres

No Advantage: Inside Australia’s Offshore Processing Centres

ABC News Australia [April, 2013] | Next on Four Corners, we go inside Australia’s offshore refugee processing centres on Nauru and Manus Island. What you see will shock you. Protests, evidence…

Fleeing Pakistan Violence, Hazaras Brave Uncertain Journey

Fleeing Pakistan Violence, Hazaras Brave Uncertain Journey

NYTimes: Declan Walsh [April 28, 2013] | KARACHI, Pakistan — Stranded in a dingy hotel in the heart of this port city, waiting for the smuggler’s call, Hussain felt at…

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