Thursday, 20 October 2011

Asylum seeker killed in Libya

Aussie Muslim killed on mission with Libyan rebels

Paul Maley
The Australian
October 20, 2011
AN Australian Muslim killed in the conflict in Libya was described yesterday as a man who was prepared to take risks to give Libyans "the gift of freedom".
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The sheik had sought asylum in Australia and was released from immigration detention in 1999.
More on the asylum seeker at "The Australian"

I wonder who decided he could come to this country, and what were the circumstances in which he came?