Australian solidarity protests for Bersih democracy movement in Malaysia

While "thousands and thousands" marched in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia today (July 9th) for democracy (braving police roadblocks, hundreds of arrests, water cannon, teargas, etc), in Australia some 750 Malaysian rallied in Melbourne, 300 in Sydney, 200 in Perth, 150 in Adelaide, 40 in Canberra and 100 in Brisbane.

Photos by Peter Boyle on from Sydney Rally

Related links:
Green Left Weekly article on rallies

Malaysiakini article on solidarity rallies

To read updates and info on the democracy movement in Malaysia go to:
Bersih 2.0 Campaign website