present reasons for

See: argue
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Wang said Beijing should present reasons for refusing them entry, particularly an explanation for how he and Wu'er would pose a threat to Hong Kong.
These elements of the meeting were specifically designed to give members of Council and several states a forum to thoroughly present reasons for opposing XYZ as well as to provide adequate time for proponents to state their case.
On April 11, Good Striker replied under the letterhead of The All Colours Society saying his group would attend the , April 17 pre-hearing meeting to present reasons for non-approval of the two applications.