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People staged protests across Australian cities to support the Black Lives Matter movement.
They also demanded changes at home following the deaths of hundreds of Aboriginal people in police custody.
Meanwhile, a Sydney court overturned a government decision to ban the rally because of coronavirus restrictions, minutes before it started.
Al Jazeera’s Nicola Gage reports from Sydney, Australia.
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The term Indigenous Australians refers to Aboriginal Australians as well as Torres Strait Islanders, and the term should only be used when both groups are included in the topic being addressed, or by self-identification by a person as Indigenous.
Torres Strait Islanders are ethnically and culturally distinct, despite extensive cultural exchange with some of the Aboriginal groups, and the Torres Strait Islands are mostly part of Queensland but have a separate governmental status.
In the 2016 Australian Census, Indigenous Australians comprised 3.3% of Australia’s population, with 91% of these identifying as Aboriginal only, 5% Torres Strait Islander, and 4% both.
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- Population: 5.23 million (2018)