US fundraising site suspends Palestinian boycott account
by Josef Federman
December 21, 2018
A U.S. software company [Donorbox] said Friday it blocked the fundraising account of the Palestinian-led boycott [BDS] movement against Israel following a complaint by a pro-Israel group that the campaign has links to militant organizations…The complaint noted that the boycott movement’s membership includes the “Council of National and Islamic Forces in Palestine,” an umbrella committee representing all major Palestinian political factions. Committee members include Hamas, Islamic Jihad and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, groups that have been branded terrorist organizations by the U.S. READ MORE
ARUTZ SHEVA Madrid rejects BDS Madrid City Council votes against a draft resolution calling for a boycott of Israel…In August, two municipalities in Spain – Villarrobledo and Sagunto – rescinded their adhesion to the campaign to boycott Israel.