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  Shvat 29, 5772 , 22/02/12

Boycott-Divestment Supporters Join Likud Party

Noam Tirosh, coordinator of the Negev Coexistence Forum and other like-minded activists have registered for the Likud Party, according to a Likud activist at Ben-Gurion University in the Negev. In an interview with Arutz Shevam's Hebrew language news service, Ortal Shmueli of the Ben-Gurion University chapter of the Likud Party said that Tirosh and others were seeking to change the party from within. She stated that Tirosh was a close associate of Ben-Gurion University Professor Neve Gordon who has openly called for boycotts, divestment and sanctions against Israel. 

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