Duncan welcomes Palestinian lawyer to Bradford on Avon

From the Gazette & Herald:

Iford Mill was the idyllic setting when 60 people came to hear the experiences of the daily life of Nicola Juha- Moussalam, a 26-year-old Christian Palestinian lawyer from Bethlehem. Newly qualified, he presently has an internship with the Attorney General in Hebron.

Following a walk to see Farleigh Hungerford Castle, Nicola took part in a question and answer session and explained how the Israeli Occupation affected him…

The area’s MP Duncan Hames also attended, with his young son Andrew. He had kindly arranged for Nicola to have a guided tour of the Houses of Parliament before he left the UK. “I hope one day we Palestinians will be able to enjoy the freedoms I have experienced here,” Nicola said, as he thanked all those who had made his visit a reality.

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