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Swiss lawmakers roll back anti-BDS law

Swiss lawmakers roll back anti-BDS law

Swiss lawmakers are rolling back a measure targeting the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign for Palestinian rights. On 8 March, the National Council, the lower house of the Swiss parliament, passed an anti-BDS bill put forward by the right-wing People’s Party. But now the foreign affairs committee of the ...

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Israel drafts new law to deduct $250m from PA funds

Israel drafts new law to deduct $250m from PA funds

A draft new law submitted to the Knesset (parliament) would see Israel deduct nearly $250 million from the Palestinian Authority tax revenues which Ramallah pays to Palestinian prisoners in Israel and the families of martyrs, Yedioth Ahronoth has reported. The bill was submitted to the Ministerial Committee for Legislation on ...

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Israel advances new draft law to ban boycotters

Israel advances new draft law to ban boycotters

An Israeli parliamentary committee has advanced a draft new law that allows the Interior Minister to ban anyone who supports the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign. According to The Jerusalem Post, the legislation will now be voted upon in second and third readings. The chair of the Knesset Internal ...

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