TITLE

A friendly talk with a professor

AUTHOR(S)
Sklavenitis, Elvira
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
New Statesman;3/10/2003, Vol. 132 Issue 4628, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes an incident in which an innocent Greek citizen was detained by United States immigration officers at John F. Kennedy airport in New York City. Thier suspicion that he was associated with the November 17 terrorist organization; His reaction to being detained; Violation of his civil liberties.
ACCESSION #
9237619

 

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