AUSTRALIAN MP SAYS HE AND COLLEAGUE BARRED ENTRY TO CHINA

AUSTRALIAN MP SAYS HE AND COLLEAGUE BARRED ENTRY TO CHINA

ANDREW HASTIE WERE DUE TO TAKE PART IN A STUDY TOUR NEXT MONTH IN BEIJING ORGANIZED BY CHINA MATTERS, AN AUSTRALIA-BASED THINK-TANK.

PERTH, Australia (AP) -- An outspoken Australian parliamentarian said Saturday that he and a colleague have been barred entry to China for a study trip, a development he said was concerning.
He said the Chinese Embassy in Canberra informed China Matters on Friday that the pair would not be allowed to enter the country.
There are very positive aspects but there are difficult aspects too because we do have different value systems," he said.
"We're both backbenchers so the things we say aren't necessarily the views of the government and that's clear," he said.
"It is disappointing because it would have been an opportunity for good-faith dialogue," he said.

PERTH, Australia (AP) — An outspoken Australian parliamentarian said Saturday that he and a colleague have been barred entry to China for a study trip, a development he said was concerning. Sen. James Paterson said he and...

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