Kachin Australian community holds a joint peaceful demonstration

Kachin community members from Sydney and Wagga Wagga organized peaceful demonstrations in front of the Parliament of Australia, and the Embassy of the Union of Myanmar at the Australian capital Canberra, on Wednesday May 9, 2018. 

The demonstrations began at 11 am in front of Parliament House, with the Hon. Julie Owens (Australian Labour Party) coming out to meet the demonstrators, to receive a copy of the Statement of Purpose for the demonstrations and a presentation of a shawl with Kachin colors.