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November 13, 2014 8:36 am

Israeli NBA Player Denied U.S. Visa Extension as Obama Admin. Doubles Visas for China

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Gal Mekel being introduced by Dallas Mavericks officials. Photo: Facebook.

Breitbart- Even as he defiantly moves to unilaterally grant legal status to millions of people inside the U.S. illegally, President Obama’s State Department is making sure that such special favors are not meant for everyone. The State Department’s unexplained refusal to extend a valid P1 visa currently held by an Israeli basketball player has prevented the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Indiana Pacers from signing him.

Gal Mekel’s waiver from the Dallas Mavericks was part of a deal to free up space on the Mavericks while helping the Pacers sign a desperately needed point guard for their injury-ravaged roster.

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