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Severed pig’s head left close to university mosque in Perth

Posted December 07, 2015 10:04:44

A severed pig’s head has been dumped near a mosque at the University of Western Australia (UWA), sparking condemnation from students and the university.

The pig’s head was identified in a toilet subsequent to the Muslim prayer room at the University of Western Australia’s Nedlands campus.

Majdi Faleh, a PhD student from Tunisia, was preparing for his daily prayers yesterday when he discovered the head.

“The first feeling was the feeling of someone who’s getting threatened. I did not count on to see that,” Mr Faleh stated.

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He stated the pig’s head had been left inside a standard toilet identified as a Turkish, Muslim or Arabic toilet.

“It was not the best start to the day,” he stated.

“It really is not due to the fact it was a pig’s head – it can be something, any other animal – it was the message that was clear.

“There clearly is motivation of these people trying to say you’re not welcome right here, or some equivalent message.

“The fact that it occurred at university, that is truly degrading and genuinely shocking to me.”

UWA described it as a deplorable act, adding it was saddened.

“It is regarding that folks employing the UWA Muslim prayer space have been targeted in this way,” a university spokesman said.

“The matter has been reported to police.

“We would like to reinforce that UWA strives to support a culturally inclusive and tolerant campus neighborhood and the university will offer you help and assistance to our Muslim students at this time.”

The UWA Student Guild also condemned the act.

“The UWA neighborhood has knowledgeable an unprecedented show of Islamophobia on campus,” the guild stated.

“The UWA Student Guild strongly condemns this deeply damaging and offensive incident which is totally unacceptable.

“Acts like this are designed only to incite religious and racial hatred.”

Mr Faleh stated the support he had received considering that posting his encounter on Facebook had been overwhelmingly good.

“There was really a lot of optimistic help from Australian men and women around the nation and it actually makes us really feel safe and welcomed in this country,” he stated.

“In each and every society you have a minority of folks – call them bigots – who do not necessarily comprehend what people’s beliefs are about.

“We just need to have to be united and tolerant as considerably as feasible so our community – as a entire – can thrive and prosper.”

Topics: religion-and-beliefs, university-and-additional-education, nedlands-6009, perth-6000

Agen Sabung Ayam

Pigs burned alive, woman trampled by horse as terrified residents flee Mallala bushfire

Posted November 25, 2015 18:58:07

Residents have told of the horror of the key bushfire burning in South Australia, with 1 revealing he had no selection but to leave thousands of animals at a piggery for dead and yet another describing how his wife was trampled by a horse as she fled.

The fire burning out of handle north-east of Adelaide is getting fanned by powerful winds, and water bombers have been called in from interstate to provide urgent help, with the fire anticipated to move across regions of the Barossa Valley.

At least one particular person has been flown to hospital with burns, and a quantity of houses have been destroyed.

Orroroo resident Mick told 891 ABC Adelaide his son referred to as him to say a piggery where he operates had burnt down.

“He functions at a piggery amongst Wasleys and Mallala … they’ve lost that, all the pigs are gone,” he said.

“They tried to save that but it’s no great.”

The Wasleys Piggery is one of the state’s largest pig farms. Locals on social media estimate that as several as 9,000 pigs may possibly be dead.

Andrew, who performs at the piggery, mentioned he and his colleagues had no decision but to evacuate.

“It was pretty scary seeing it coming over the hill coming towards operate,” he mentioned.

“We were there with firefighters prepared to fight it and we just turned and ran. It was large. I feel my work’s gone or at least the majority of it.”

Paul O'Brien with his dogs Photo: Paul O’Brien, with his dogs, says his wife was injured in the fire. (ABC News: Michael Coggan)

Numerous of the residents who have been forced to flee personal horses, and do not know the condition of their animals.

Paul O’Brien was moving cattle when his wife referred to as “screaming ‘the fire is here'”.

“By the time I got property she had let the horses out and she is now in hospital,” he told 891 ABC Adelaide.

“She has been trampled by one particular of the horses. So now I’ve got a stallion and 3 mares operating about the property.”

He said his wife left with the dogs and young children for the hospital.

Mark Gardiner, who owns a house about one particular kilometre from the firefront, stated the fire was jumping hundreds of metres.

“They have the bombers going and every thing and there’s genuinely only a single path they’ll be capable to stop it in, and that’s heading towards Gawler as quickly as it can I guess,” Mr Gardiner said.

“It would be fairly challenging to stop in this winds, it really is jumping ahead most likely 300 metres at a time.”

Topics: bushfire, fires, disasters-and-accidents, emergency-incidents, mallala-5502, sa, australia, wasleys-5400

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