Australia police stop random visa checks after protests

Operation called off after public outcry, with protesters in Melbourne accusing government of discrimination and racism.

    Police in Australia have called off a random visa checks operation following a public outcry.

    Hundreds protested in the city of Melbourne, accusing the government of discrimination and racism.

    Al Jazeera's Imran Khan explains.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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