Ali the camel protests

See videos of the Australian mascot protesting against the phosphate trade. The camel was stopped by the police.
Published: 21.02 - 2008 09:16Printer version    
Bendigo Bank from Australia had its annual general meeting on the 29th of January. Bendigo invests in Wesfarmers, an Australian firm that imports phosphates from Western Sahara.

Ali the Camel -the mascot of the Australian Western Sahara Association- protests loudly at the trade. But was stopped by police on his way to the assembly. Check out two fantastic videos:

Ali's protests at the meeting

And Ali the Camel stopped by the police on the way to Bendigo meeting:

"The reason youíve been intercepted is because the traffic travelling along the highway has reported the camel in the back of the ute [utility truck] and the belief was that it was alive. I think thatís about the furtherest thing from either the camelís mind or ours at the moment, and thatís all it is.... Good on you guys. See you later"




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