Iranian students sue Dutch government

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The Iranian students are going to sue the government from barring them from courses related to nuclear technology.

3 September 2008

THE NETHERLANDS -- A group of students of Iranian origin studying in the Netherlands is going to take legal action against the Dutch government for barring them from courses related to nuclear technology

The ban imposed by the government aims to prevent Iranian students from obtaining secret information relating to nuclear weapons.

The Iranian activists say the move breaches the Dutch constitution and international agreements.

Rather than targeting an entire group, they say the Dutch government should do more to protect such sensitive information.

[Radio Netherlands / Expatica]

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1 Comment To This Article

  • Lori Eike posted:

    on 3rd September 2008, 16:12:49 - Reply

    Are you kidding me!!!!! this will not hold up in court...... good for the Dutch for taking this stance

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