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What’s behind Australia’s cancellation of Palestinian activist’s visa?

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Published: 8 April 2017

Last updated: 4 March 2024

Palestinian activist's Australian visa cancelled on eve of speaking tour – Christopher Knaus – The Guardian 08.04.17
Government says ‘there is a risk that members of the public will react adversely’ to Bassem Tamimi’s presence, and his views on the Middle East. Which members of the public?

And see: The way to the spring – life under occupation
Includes review of Ben Ehrenreich’s book that refers to his meeting with Bassem Tamimi and his family in the Palestinian village of Nabi Saleh.


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