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Case Dropped against Former Detainee PDF Print E-mail
Former Guantanamo Bay detainee David Hicks can profit from his memoir telling the story of his illegal incareceration there after Australian prosecutors dropped a case to seize the income. He spent five years at the facility. (BBC, 24 July 2012)
First Muslim in Aussie Tests PDF Print E-mail
Usman Khawaja was selected as the first Muslim to play Test cricket for Australia. (BBC, 2 Jan 2011)
Australia Expells Israeli Diplomat PDF Print E-mail
Australia expelled an Israeli diplomat after a probe revealed Israel was behind the forging of four Australian passports linked to the murder of a Hamas operative in Dubai. (BBC, 24 May 2010)
Australia Stops Islamic School PDF Print E-mail

Hundreds protested against government's decision to scrap plans to build an Islamic school in Australia's biggest city, Sydney. Plans to build an Islamic school for 1,200 students were scrapped at the last minute by the New South Wales government. Construction was due to begin but the state intervened to buy back the land it sold several years ago. (BBC, 27 July 2009)

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