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Swedish activist granted Palestinian citizenship
Palestinian resistance group Hamas condemns Israel for not allowing Benjamin Ladraa to enter Palestine
- World Bulletin
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas granted Palestinian citizenship Friday to Swedish activist Benjamin Ladraa, who has been walking from Sweden to Palestine to raise awareness on human rights violations.
“This step is taken to appreciate Ladraa’s efforts and his position to support the Palestinian people,” Abbas said according to a report by the official Wafa news agency.
Ladraa was barred by Israeli police from entering Palestine earlier in the…