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Candlelight Vigil for the Kachin Victims of Burmese Military Attacks and Prayers to end the Humanitarian crisis

Candlelight vigil in Sydney

Kachin Association of Australia (KAA NSW) organized a “Candlelight Vigil for the Kachin Victims of Burmese Military Attacks and Prayers to end the Humanitarian crisis” on 22nd January Tuesday, 2013 at Hyde Park (north), Sydney, Australia from (7:30PM – 9:30PM). Approximately 250 people attended the event from the Kachin community, Karen community, Mon community, local organizations such as ABSDF, JACDB and Burma Campaign Australia (BCA) came to give their support.

Kachin protest in Canberra, Australia against Burmese Army’s ongoing offensive

Kachin protest in Canberra 2013

Kachin together with Karen and Chin ethnics of Burma gathered in Canberra on January 7th, 2013 to protest against Burmese Army’s ongoing attack on Kachin ethnic. Demonstrations were held in front of Parliament, Burmese Embassy and Chinese Embassy. Around 130 ethnic people of Burma participated and expressed their condemnation and asked international community to help resolve the crisis.

The 2nd Kachin combined camp, Australia, invitation.

KAA 2nd combined camp invitation

The 2nd Kachin combined camp of Australia will be taken place between 27-29 December 2011 in Melbourne, Australia. KAA Melbourne invites every Kachin and their friends not only from Australia also around the world to come and join this event.

Rev. Ja Naw Jr.’s visit to Australia

Ja Naw Jr. visit to Australia

Rev. Ja Naw Jr., a respected Reverend from Yangon Kachin Baptist Church was invited to 2011 Family Camp organised by Burmese Christian Chruch (Sydney). During his stay in Australia, he visited to Kachin communities in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.