Israeli report unveils terror organizations-BDS ties

Israeli report unveils terror organizations-BDS ties

Israel’s Ministry of Strategic Affairs published a new report revealing internal connections of internationally recognized terror organizations, including Hamas and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, and groups that support the Boycott Divest and Sanctions Movement – BDS – against the Jewish state. According to the report, titled “Terrorists in Suits,” a recent … Read more

Switzerland to prevent financing any organization which supports racism, anti-Semitism, or the BDS Movement

Switzerland’s parliament made an unprecedented decision to prevent the state from “financing any organization which supports racism, anti-Semitism, or the BDS,” the Boycott Divest and Sanctions movement. The BDS, that seeks to harm Israel’s economy for political reasons, for the first time in any European parliament, was set in the same category of racism and … Read more

Knesset passes a law preventing entrance foreigners that call to boycott Israel

JERUSALEM, ISRAEL - NOVEMBER 18: French President Francois Hollande delivers a speech in the Knesset, the Israeli Parliament on November 18, 2013 in Jerusalem, Israel. President of France Francois Hollande is on a three day official visit to Israel and the West Bank. (Photo by Debbie Hill-Pool/Getty Images)

The Knesset passed, in second and third readings, a new law which states that ‘entrance-visas’ to Israel will not be given to foreign citizens who called for a boycott on Israel. The law also denies entry to people who are members of an organization that calls to boycott Israel. The law was introduced by Knesset … Read more

Israel urges French mayors to prohibit pro-Palestinian groups from holding ‘Israeli Apartheid week’

The Israeli embassy in Paris asked the mayors of nine large cities in France to prohibit pro-Palestinian organizations, including the BDS movement, from holding next week events in which they declare Israel as an Apartheid state, with anti-Israeli activities. Israel’s Ambassador to France Aliza Bin-Nun wrote to the mayors that there was concern of disturbances … Read more

Survey reveals: Israelis dissatisfied with Netanyahu’s foreign policy

According to a new survey published by the Israeli Institute for Regional Foreign Policy, Mitvim, the Israeli public is unhappy with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government conduct in the international arena. The survey, meant to give an accurate description of public opinion in Israel for 2016, touched base on many issues pertaining to foreign policy. … Read more

New Jersey passes law prohibiting business relations with BDS

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed into law legislation targeting the boycott movement BDS, which stands for ‘Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions’. The legislation prohibits any public body in the State to enter into business relationships with any-body that is actively boycotting the state of Israel or even cooperates with the anti-Israeli BDS movement. The State … Read more

Canada’s Green Party adopts BDS movement to its official policy

Canada’s Green Party voted earlier this week to add the BDS movement, which is short for ‘boycott, divestment and sanctions’ to their official party policy, yet the party remains deeply divided over the issue. According to Canadian media reports, the resolution passed despite much contention within the party and the objection of its leader, Elizabeth … Read more