The country that brought you Adolf Hitler charges pro-Israel activists for waiving the Israeli flag

JERUSALEM POST
Vienna police charge 3 men for waving Israeli flag at rally
by Benjamin Weinthal
January 10, 2018

The Vienna police are pursuing criminal charges against three pro-Israel activists for waving an Israeli flag in protest of antisemitic slogans at a demonstration against Jerusalem having been recognized by the US as the capital of the Jewish state. The police are seeking a €100 fine or two days in jail for the activists, who showed support for Israel at the December 8 anti-Israel rally near the US Embassy in Austria’s capital. The criminal notice, dated January 3, states that the activists “showed an Israeli flag at a rally in an extremely provocative way and manner that was visible for participants at the rally and thereby produced considerable offense and provocation among the Palestinian protesters.” READ MORE

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