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Ireland bars Christian fundamentalist pastor from entering country

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Immigration law used for first time to deny entry to anti-gay preacher Steven AndersonAn anti-gay US Christian fundamentalist pastor who has been accused of Holocaust denial has become to first person to be barred from entering Ireland under a 20-year-old immigration law.Steven Anderson was due to travel to Dublin on 26 May to preach in the city, but the Irish justice minister, Charlie Flanagan, took the unusual step to ban him from coming into the country. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/may/13/ireland-bars-christian-fundamentalist-pastor-steven-anderson-entering-country

Author : Henry McDonald

Publish date : 2019-05-13 13:43:41

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