• USACBI: Solidarity with Khaled Barakat; stop anti-Palestinian repression in Germany

    In its ongoing assault on Palestinian rights, on June 22, 2019, the German state recently  prohibited Palestinian journalist and writer Khaled Barakat from speaking at events in the country, in addition to banning him from engaging in any political activity, either directly (in person) or indirectly (via video).  Barakat was scheduled to deliver a speech […]

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  • Pappe: Stuttgart Declaration represents a paradigm shift

    Ilan Pappe January 18, 2011 Following the controversy (*) caused by the Final Declaration of the Conference of Solidarity with Palestine, held in November 2010 in Stuttgart under the title “One Democratic State in Palestine with Equal Rights for all its Citizens “, Ilan Pappe emphasizes here the importance and relevance of this statement which […]

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  • Stuttgart Declaration: Closing Document of Palestine Solidarity Conference

    Stuttgart Declaration Closing Document of the Palestine solidarity conference “Separated in the past – together in the future”. Stuttgart, 26-28 November 2010 Equality – or nothing (Edward W. Said) From 26-28 November 2010, over 200 participants came together for a “Palestine Solidarity Conference”. The theme of this three-day conference, with the title Separated in the […]

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  • Berlin, 9th July 2010: BDS Group Berlin protests against Drones in front of the office of German Armaments Group Rheinmetall

    On Friday, 9th July the BDS (Boycott-Divestment-Sanctions) Group Berlin called for a protest in front of the Berlin office of the German Armaments Group Rheinmetall against the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (“Drones”) in different wars in the Near and Middle East. Among others members of these groups took part in the manifestation: activists of […]

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  • Berlin Campaign for the Academic Boycott of Israel

    We believe – in accordance with the United Nations and other institutions of the International community – that an unlawful occupation and repression of the Palestinian people in Palestine-Israel is taking place. In line with this assessment, our conviction is that it is the legitimate right of an international civil society to use boycott as […]

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  • BDS growing in Germany

    The Berlin BDS group (Boycott Divestment Sanctions) will demonstrate on July 9th in Berlin against Rheinmetall, a German firm which is in a joint venture with Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd (IAI) to provide Heron drones for use by the Bundeswehr (German military) in Afghanistan. German soldiers have been trained in Israel to use the drones. […]

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  • BNC warmly welcomes Deutsche Bank’s divestment from Israeli arms co. Elbit

    Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC) Deutsche Bank announces divestment from Elbit FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 27 2010 For more information contact: In Palestine: Jamal Juma”, BNC Secretariat, Stop the Wall Coordinator +972-598921821 / global[at]stopthewall.org In Europe: Michael Deas, BNC Europe Coordinator +447794678525 / bnc.europe[at]bdsmovement.net · Deutsche Bank announces divestment from Israeli arms manufacturer […]

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  • Deutsche Bank: “We are out of Elbit”

    Occupied Palestine – Germany”s biggest bank Deutsche Bank has divested the bank”s 2% stake in Elbit Systems, an Israeli arms company that supplies the Israeli military and provides components for the Apartheid Wall in Occupied Palestinian Territory that was found to be in violation of international law by the International Court of Justice.[i] The announcement […]

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  • Report back: Germans call for arms embargo against Israel

    On Tuesday, 30th of March 2010 activists of different peace groups gathered close to the Berlin office of Germany”s biggest steel and arms industry company Thyssen Krupp in the centre of Berlin close to the sqare called Gendarmenmarkt to protest against the export of German Dolphin Submarines and warships to Israel. (The text on the […]

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