Loghman Sawari, an Iranian refugee, is being detained at Waigani Police cells, Papua New Guinea, under new charges under the Migration Act. Currently on bail for similar charges under the Passport Act, the Court will determine a preliminary application to dismiss these charges on 18 April 2017.
- Immediately and unconditionally release Loghman Sawari and drop all charges against him;
- Ensure that Loghman Sawari receives prompt and necessary physical and psychological medical care, free of charge, and police do not screen requests for access to medical care;
- Enable and facilitate Loghman Sawari settling in Australia, where he first sought asylum, or enable and facilitate settlement in an appropriate third country.