Israel ignores the normal standards of human behaviour, ignores UN resolutions, maintains nuclear weapons and oppresses the peoples who occupied the land prior to the Balfour Declaration. The UN resolution that established Israel clearly defined the territory of Israel and also created an equally sovereign state of Palestine. Israel is a rogue state operating outside of international society. A boycott of Israel is the appropriate non-violent response by the world community to Israel's continuing abuses. Yes, a boycott is required.
Palestinian faction declare strike in Bethlehem in mourning of teen's death at noon(Haaretz)
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