Diplomats warn that actions of ministry other than the Foreign Ministry are in potential violation of British law.
According to FIFA statutes, member states can't establish teams in an occupied area; Palestinian soccer chief Jibril Rajoub met recently with the second most powerful person in the Soccer organization, who reportedly was receptive to his approach.
Signatories say they oppose a boycott of Israel proper but call for settlements to be excluded from U.S. trade benefits and tax exemptions.
Palestinian editor-in-chief of academic journal refuses to collaborate with Technion doctoral student who wouldn’t condemn 'ongoing violation of human rights in Palestine.'
Israel and the Academy website, going live at the end of the month, aims to provide more 'nuanced' understanding of Middle East conflict.
The latest flap over BDS at Syracuse University showcases how critics of an academic boycott are using the rhetoric of academic freedom to push their real cause: hasbara for Israel.
Israeli academics are being quietly ostracized by their U.S. peers, not out of principle, but out of fear of pro-boycott colleagues. I hope our challenge to BDS-by-stealth at Syracuse U will encourage more campuses to take on their boycott bullies.
Last week, Brussels Airlines stopped serving its passengers halvah following complaints by pro-BDS Palestine movement.
New York City mayor says that BDS 'seeks to undermine the economy of the State of Israel and makes it harder for Israel to exist...renouncing the very notion that the Jewish people need a homeland in a still dangerous and unsettled world.'
Attorney Gilad Paz says that when two key ministers launched anti-BDS efforts, ‘I started to feel the ground burning under my feet.’