Palestinian Freshman Previously Barred Entry into US Arrives at Harvard

Updated: May 13, 2020

Harvard freshman Ismail B. Ajjawi, 23, who United States border officials turned away thirteen days ago, arrived on campus Monday in time for the start of classes Tuesday.


Ismail Ajjawi will be part of Harvard's Class of 2023. (photo credit: ABEER NOUF/UNRWA)

Ajjawi’s family issued a statement Monday through his lawy