Archives - February 2018

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Feb

Hundreds rally in Switzerland over Trump’s biased Jerusalem move

Hundreds of people demonstrated in Bern on Saturday against the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move its embassy there. Protestors carried banners through the centre of the Swiss capital calling for the respect of international law and of Palestinians’ right to self-determination. In a press release at the end …

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Feb

Norwegian parliamentarians nominate BDS for Nobel prize

Norwegian member of the Parliament,  Bjørnar Moxnes this week has nominated the international Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement for the global Nobel Prize as a sign to “reflect the growing international solidarity with the Palestinian struggle for justice, dignity and freedom from the Israeli occupation.” The nomination  was welcomed by the thousands of Norwegians …