First Assyrian Elected to Local Government in Victoria, Australia

Joseph Haweil

AINA - 28/11/16 (AINA) -- Joseph Haweil, a prominent member of the Assyrian-Australian community, has become the first Australian of Assyrian ancestry to be elected to public office in the State of Victoria. Mr Haweil successfully ran for a seat on Hume City Council, one of Australia's fastest-growing and most culturally-diverse communities, which is home to almost ...