Indian president disregards protests, signs citizenship bill into law
Friday, 13 December 2019 A divisive citizenship bill has been signed into law in India, a move that comes amid widespread protests in the country's northeast that could force the cancellation of a visit by Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
A DAY AFTER THE CITIZENSHIP BILL PASSED THE RAJYA SABHA HURDLE, PROTESTS HAVE ONLY INTENSIFIED IN ASSAM AND TRIPURA WHERE THE PEOPLE ARE UP IN ARMS AGIANST THE BILL THAT SEEKS TO SHELTER PERSECUTED MINORITY IMMIGRANTS FROM NEIGHBOURING BANGLADESH. THE PEOPLE IN THE 2 STATES FEAR AN INFLUX OF ILLEGAL...
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