Thousands protest against offshore detention

 Protesters in Melbourne on Saturday calling for immigration detention centres on Nauru and Manus Island to close. Photograph: Refugee Action Collective Victoria

Good morning, and welcome to the Morning Mail.

Among the stories on our website this morning are the protests against offshore detention that were held across Australia over the weekend. 2,000 protesters in Melbourne on Saturday, up to 5,000 in Sydney and more in Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Darwin, Ballina and Hobart called for refugees and asylum seekers held on Nauru and Manus Island to be brought to Australia.

Here is a selection of reader photos from the rallies. If you attended one of the protests, you can submit your own pics here, or see all of the reader submissions to our Guardian Witness assignment.

The rallies in Australia came after protesters in London staged a 10-hour live reading outside Australia House of all 8,000 pages of the leaked incident reports contained in the Nauru files. 

Keep reading for the rest of the top stories this morning, with more news from around Australia and the world.

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