The expansion of the 'boycott law' is an attempt to prevent any protest against government policy.
Stav Doron wanted to study timber construction at the Island School of Building Arts, in British Columbia, but was turned down because of his nationality. School rescinds ban after approach by Haaretz.
Bill scheduled to come up for final vote Monday evening; ban would also apply to those calling for boycotts of any Israeli institution.
With much difficulty, I am asking my fellow citizens to lead the call for an international boycott, because otherwise our country will be lost forever.
'How Would Israelis Feel if Another Country Decided Not to Let Them in Because They Advocate for Settlements?'
As Israeli lawmakers propose to bar settlement-boycott supporters from entering the country, rights groups and others move between outrage and dismay.
Resolution fails to pass 113 to 79. Decision in favor of boycott could have dealt blow to some Israeli academics, students across U.S. and to cooperation with Israeli institutions.
Under Gilad Erdan's proposal those entities on the list - including companies, organizations and individuals - would be subject to treasury sanctions, such as being banned from bidding on government tenders.
The attack, which is rare in Portugal, followed picketing opposite the restaurant by BDS activists.
Former Pink Floyd bassist signs an open letter telling the electronic duo to not be fooled by Tel Aviv's cool vibe while a different petition accuses artists who perform in Israel of whitewashing apartheid.
Diplomats warn that actions of ministry other than the Foreign Ministry are in potential violation of British law.