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    • Ruth
    • 31.08.10 | 13:36 (IDT)

    The letter was signed by members of the extreme left and also people who actually support the complete boycott of Israel as a legitimate state. So no, I don't see the majority of Israeli citizens supporting it! This was a clever PR stunt timed for the start of the Palestinian/Israeli talks. Ariel was established over 30 years ago and performers have been appearing there for many years and suddenly there is a boycott? Why did they wait over 30 years? I hope that we reach an agreement with the Palestinians and withdraw under the terms of that agreement.

    from the article: 150 academics, artists back actors' boycott of settlement arts center
    First published 01:46 31.08.10 | Last updated 01:46 31.08.10
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