Second dramatic protest hits Australia's parliament

Second dramatic protest hits Australia's parliament
 

Protesters campaigning against the Australian government's treatment of asylum seekers have breached parliament security for a second day.
Two protesters abseiled down Parliament House in Canberra, unfurling a banner saying "close the bloody camps now".
Metres away on the ground, 13 more demonstrators held placards in a pond they dyed red to symbolise blood.
It comes a day after parliament was suspended when protesters glued their hands to railing in the public gallery.
The protest banners on Thursday called for an end to offshore detention and the controversial policy of boat... read more

 
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Source: BBC
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