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Questions after US turns away Palestinian Harvard freshman : Questions after US turns away Palestinian Harvard freshman

Aug 28, 2019 - The Canadian Press

BOSTON - A Palestinian student trying to start classes at Harvard University was denied entry to the U.S. in a case that critics of the Trump administration call emblematic of overly invasive screening at border checkpoints.

Ismail Ajjawi, who had been living in Lebanon, was refused entry into the U.S. after landing Friday at Logan International Airport in Boston, university and federal officials confirmed this week. The 17-year-old freshman said the denial had to do with politically orien...