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MP Khudari: Allowing some shipments of goods into Gaza is not enough

All Israeli Attacks – Timeline | All Israeli cease Fire Violations – Timeline [ PIC 22/09/2013 – 04:20 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Head of the popular committee against the siege MP Jamal Al-Khudari said that the entry of limited shipments of construction materials to the Gaza Strip through the Israeli-controlled crossing Karam Abu Salem is […]

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South Africa requires labels on goods from Palestine

Maan News Agency | April 11, 2013 JOHANNESBURG (AFP) – South Africa has imposed new rules requiring goods imported from occupied Palestine display special labels, a government official said Thursday. “We have all agreed that goods must be labelled from where they are coming from, so that consumers can make informed choice,” Sidwell Medupe, spokesman […]

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EU mulls imposing total ban on ‘Made in Israel’ goods

A woman shows a palcard reading “Israel criminal, boycott Israel” during a demonstration in front of the Mulhouse Court of Justice, eastern France on November 17, 2011. PressT | Sat Sep 8, 2012 5:44AM GMT The European Union is mulling over “a total ban” on the goods produced in the occupied Palestinian lands, a Greek […]

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Canada’s largest Protestant denomination boycotts Israeli settlement products

Thursday, 16 August 2012 | Al Arabiya Representatives will vote on Friday to decide whether their decision will be a permanent policy of their church, which counts nearly 3 million adherents. (Reuters)   The United Church of Canada — the largest Protestant denomination in the country — voted this week to boycott products made in […]

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#BDS | “Bader” campaign launches its second stage

Al Qassam Website 17-07-2012,10:37 RAMALLAH – The Palestinian National Initiative (PNI) launched a second stage of its “Bader” campaign to boycott Israeli products in cities across the occupied territories under the banner “in order to defeat the occupation”. PNI leader Mustafa Barghouti said the second stage of the campaign would target Israeli dairy products that […]

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Israel okays first Gaza-West Bank trade in 5 years

Khaleej Times March 5 2012 JERUSALEM — Israel on Monday allowed the Palestinians to export two truckloads of date bars from Gaza to the West Bank in what was the first such trade between the territories since 2007, the military and an NGO said. The rare move was permitted as part of a World Food […]

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#BDS | Boycott rally held in Jenin

Maan News Agency Published today 17:33 JENIN (Ma’an) — Activists in Jenin held a rally Saturday urging shopkeepers and residents to boycott Israeli goods. The local campaign against the wall and settlements and the Independent Youth Movement organized the march, which toured the West Bank city’s streets. Demonstrators held banners with slogans saying the boycott […]

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GISHA: Israel Can Stop Flotilla; Not Goods and Passengers

  PNN – Palestine News Network  | 23.06.11 – 11:39 Gaza -PNN- Victoria Delacroix- In a press release by GISHA- The Legal Center for Human Rights announced that after an entire year after easing the border closure on Gaza, the Israeli military is determined to stop the Freedom Flotilla II, but may be willing to […]

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OIC calls for opening Rafah crossing before goods

[ 21/05/2011 – 03:29 PM ] JEDDAH, (PIC)– The Organization of Islamic Conference has called on the Egyptian authorities to open the Rafah border terminal with the Gaza Strip before movement of goods. The call came in the monthly report for April issued by the OIC humanitarian affairs department, part of which was allocated for […]

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Israel bans 700 goods from entering Gaza

Israel closes a fourth Gaza crossing after preventing the passage of vital material into Gaza, triggering fears of an impending humanitarian crisis in the Palestinian territory Saleh Naami , Wednesday 6 Apr 2011 The area around the Gaza Strip has been declared a “closed military zone” in 2008, (Reuters).   Palestinian crossings official Raed Fattouh, […]

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ei: Israel hampers aid agencies at Gaza crossings

Report, The Electronic Intifada, 29 March 2011 Trucker Nazar Zarro makes the journey to the Gaza’s commercial crossing five days per week. (Erica Silverman/IRIN) RAMALLAH, occupied West Bank (IRIN) – Trucker Nazar Zarro hoists himself up into the cab of his articulated lorry loaded with emergency flour supplies bound for the UN agency for Palestine […]

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Playing Politics at the Rafah Crossing

March 21, 2011 By Richard Lightbown Hopes that the popular uprising in Egypt will lead to the permanent opening of the Rafah Crossing into the Gaza Strip suffered a setback on 13 March when an Anglo-French medical team of three surgeons was denied entry into the Strip by Egyptian officials. No reason was given for […]

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Jordan bans products made in West Bank settlements

[ 09/03/2011 – 09:37 AM ]   AMMAN, (PIC)– Jordan has placed a ban on all goods produced in Israeli settlements established on the Palestinian territories, the Jordanian daily Al Arab Al Yawm reported on Tuesday. The government has created a list of Israeli companies and factories that operate fully or partially in settlements inside […]

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BDS Success Answered by ‘Boycott Arab Goods’ Smear

By Stuart Littlewood Congratulations, BDS campaigners. Your global Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions effort is hurting Israel so much that panic-stricken propaganda bosses are casting about in desperation for something to hit back with… for example, the libelous press release which portrays yours truly and other Palestine freedom campaigners as promoters of a new movement boycotting […]

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BDS to question ‘Made in Israel’

PressTV –  Sun Jan 9, 2011 7:31PM Jordanian farmers and unionists burn boxes of fruit from Israel The internationally-endorsed anti-Israeli Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign is to question the origin of Israel-sourced goods. The French branch of the pro-Palestinian campaign plans to file a fraud lawsuit against Agrexco, Israel’s largest agricultural exporter, a Press […]

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