Doctors and supporters have slept outside for 300 nights to protest Australia’s refugee detention

Australia, Nauru and Papua New Guinea : The Indefinite Sleepout to End Indefinite Detention began with a cohort of healthcare workers in August 2019. Over the past 300 nights, a small, passionate group of doctors and their supporters have slept outside in Wollongong, south of Sydney, showing their solidarity with the more than 1,300 refugees and asylum seekers detained in Australian immigration centres, in order to get a taste of what life in limbo felt like. They plan to stay out for as long as the indefinite detention continues.

Source: SBS News

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