European Union joins BDS’ers, moves to label goods not only from West Bank but also East Jerusalem and Golan Heights. Of dozens of border disputes around the world, EU punishes only Israel [AUDIO]

ISRAEL HAYOM
Europe is marking us again
by Boaz Bismuth
November 12, 2015

Let’s hope the European Union’s ambassador to Israel, Lars Faaborg-Andersen, believes Israelis are naive, otherwise we might suspect he thinks they — I mean, we — are idiots. Because there is no other way to understand his explanations that labeling Israeli products made across the Green Line and the Golan Heights is neither punitive nor discriminatory, but is a mere technicality, that could even increase their demand. That, Mr. Ambassador, is called the height of hypocrisy. Ambassador Faaborg-Andersen wants to calm us down: The European decision on Wednesday has nothing to do, in his estimation, with the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement. No, Mr. Ambassador, it is worse than that. The decision was made by an official government body, the EU. The decision made by the hypocritical EU strengthens, incentivizes and encourages the BDS movement, some of whose members receive funding from the EU…With its decision yesterday, Europe has fallen in line with the BDS movement. So, thank you Europe. You have marked us in the past; we’re used to it already. READ MORE

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