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  Sivan 3, 5778 , 17/05/18

Human Rights Watch sues Israeli Interior Ministry

Human Rights Watch sued Israel’s Interior Ministry to prevent its local director from being deported over his past involvement in the BDS movement, JTA reported.

The organization filed the lawsuit in Jerusalem District Court on Tuesday in order to keep its director of Israel/Palestine, Omar Shakir, from being deported after his work permit was revoked.

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