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Nobel laureates and 60,000 others call for military embargo on Israel

Signatories Include Desmond Tutu, Roger Waters, Alice Walker,
Michael Ondaatje, Brian Eno, Mira Nair and Mike Leigh

Palestinian Civil Society Salutes California Dockworkers and Endorses their “Block-the-Boat” BDS Action

The BNC warmly salutes the Oakland, California dockworkers and community activists for their inspiring new victory against the Israeli container ship Zim on 27 September 2014

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SodaStream: is BDS hitting where it hurts?

SodaStream’s stock is now 70% off its all-time high set in July 2011

More than 50 people joined a demonstration outside the G4S shareholders meeting at which the company announced plans to end its role in Israel's prison system, but only by 2017

Why is the United Nations doing business with G4S, notorious prison supplier?

The UN is hiring G4S to provide security and its facilities in Jordan and elsewhere in the Middle East

Photo credit: Flikr user Joshua Wanyama

European investors continue to divest from Israeli apartheid

Investing in Israeli settlements continues “cycle of violence”, says Desmond Tutu

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Kuwait authorities exclude Veolia from $750m contract

The BNC appealed a few months ago to Kuwait’s Government and parliament to exclude Veolia because of its involvement in a number of Israeli projects that blatantly violate international law

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Danish stores halts sales of cosmetics from illegal settlements

The news follows a warning from EU foreign ministries about the issues associated with maintaining economic links with illegal Israeli settlements

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ANC joins call for complete boycott of Israel, including travel bans, in solidarity with Palestine

ANC members and leaders should not travel to Israel as the party is in solidarity with the people of Palestine, ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe said on Monday.

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Victory for BDS campaign as UEFA decides against Jerusalem tournament bid

The Union of European Football Associations has rejected an Israeli bid to host games during the 2020 European Championships following a campaign by Palestinian sports teams and campaign groups and activists across Europe

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UEFA faces Israel controversy over proposal to hold 2020 tournament games in Jerusalem

Palestinian football teams and NGOs have written to UEFA arguing that holding the football games in Jerusalem during its 2020 tournament would be tantamount to “rewarding” Israel for its Gaza massacre and attacks on Palestinian football

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