Eyal Weizman was due to attend opening in Miami but embassy algorithm deemed him a security riskThe director of the Turner prize-nominated investigative group Forensic Architecture has said he has been barred from travelling to the US after being flagged as a security risk.Eyal Weizman, who is also a professor at Goldsmiths, University of London, was due to attend the opening of an art exhibition in Miami on Wednesday, but was informed via email last week that his right to travel to the US under a visa waiver programme had been revoked. Continue reading...
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Eyal Weizman, the director of the investigative group, said an embassy official in London told him...Eyal Weizman, the director of the investigative group, said an embassy official in London told him an algorithm had identified a security threat that was related to him.
Police have compared shooting of Zelimkhan Khangoshvili to attack on Sergei SkripalThere is growing evidence that...Police have compared shooting of Zelimkhan Khangoshvili to attack on Sergei SkripalThere is growing evidence that the murder of a former Chechen insurgent in Berlin last month was carried out on behalf of the Russian state, according to an investigation.Russian authorities had to have been involved in the complex procedure of assembling a false identity for the alleged killer, who has been in police custody for over a month, the team of investigative journalists from Der Spiegel, Bellingcat, the Insider and the London-based Dossier Center, which traces Kremlin links to criminal activity, has claimed. Continue reading...