I refer to the recent attack on a CRPF convoy that took the lives of 40 soldiers, yes it must be dealt with strongly and I am sure Indian armed forces and the Indian Government will respond in time and on their terms.
But Let’s talk about What YOU can do as an Australian of INDIAN origin.
Join a Protest
Join an organisation or group of people that are doing something about this.
Here’s how you can write to the ministers responsible. Use my letter to them as a template. Write what you feel, be respectful and ensure that your members hear and feel your rage and your pain at this terrible attack.
Write to Any or all of the following who will have a Direct interest in this matter:
Foreign Ministry / International Affairs
Minister for Foreign Affairs<Foreign.email@example.com>
Minister for Foreign Affairs- Senate<C.Pyne.MP@aph.gov.au>
Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment<Mark.Coulton.MP@aph.gov.au>
Your Local Federal Minister
Western Suburbs MP federal Parliament<firstname.lastname@example.org>
Member for Higgins Victoria – Eastern Suburbs<email@example.com>
Find yoru local member by entering your post code here :
Enter Post Code search here
For the record, I have done all the above and hence recommending the same to you.
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JeM is listed as a proscribed terrorist organisation in the United Nations 1267 Committee’s consolidated list and by the governments of the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada.