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London university suspends Palestine Society that hosted convicted terrorist

A leading London university has suspended its Palestine Solidarity Society after it hosted a convicted terrorist at a campus event.

Ahmed Alfaleet, who served 20 years in prison for the 1992 murder of an Israeli soldier in Gaza, appeared via video link during a question and answer session at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) in January.

Video footage from the event shows Alfaleet - who was released in a 2011 prisoner swap deal and is now a Hebrew teacher - telling an Israeli student that the fatal terror attack was consistent with his people's "right to resist".

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