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Iceland will take part in J'lem Eurovision despite boycott call

Iceland will take part in J'lem Eurovision despite boycott call

Iceland vows to take part in next year's Eurovision event, to be held in Israel, despite boycott petition.JTA, 16/05/2018 09:08
Hackers attempt to knock Israeli out of Eurovision song contest

Hackers attempt to knock Israeli out of Eurovision song contest

Anti-Israel hackers launch cyber attacks in bid to block votes for Israeli contestant at annual Eurovision music contest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/05/2018 10:56
Israel boycott vote at George Washington U cancelled

Israel boycott vote at George Washington U cancelled

Security concerns force student government leaders to cancel vote on BDS-backed measure to divest from companies working with Israel.JTA, 17/04/2018 13:21
Israel summons Irish ambassador over boycott legislation

Israel summons Irish ambassador over boycott legislation

Ireland's ambassador to Israel summoned for clarifications over legislation prohibiting trade in or from Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2018 05:45
Netanyahu condemns Irish legislation promoting Israel boycott

Netanyahu condemns Irish legislation promoting Israel boycott

Netanyahu condemns Irish legislative initiative which calls for a boycott of Judea and Samaria. Irish Ambassador will be summoned.Nitsan Keidar, 31/01/2018 02:05
'Boycott Trump until he renounces Jerusalem recognition'

'Boycott Trump until he renounces Jerusalem recognition'

Speaker of Lebanese parliament proposes Muslim boycott of US, including closure of embassies in Washington, until J'lem decision renounced.David Rosenberg, 16/01/2018 13:02
BDS movement blasts 'desperate' Israel

BDS movement blasts 'desperate' Israel

Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement fuming after Israel publishes list of organizations whose activists will not be allowed entry.Dalit Halevi, 11/01/2018 05:35
Israel stepping up the fight against BDS

Israel stepping up the fight against BDS

Israel reportedly compiled list of BDS activists and anti-Israel organizations in order to prevent them from entering the country.Ben Ariel, 07/01/2018 04:28
After riots, 41% of Israelis back boycott of Israeli Arab region

After riots, 41% of Israelis back boycott of Israeli Arab region

Defense Minister's call for boycott of Wadi Ara Arabs in northern Israel following riots gains significant backing - and opposition.David Rosenberg, 27/12/2017 12:15
Arab MKs to boycott Pence's Knesset address

Arab MKs to boycott Pence's Knesset address

Arab Joint List announces its MKs will not attend US VP Mike Pence's speech at the Knesset in protest of Jerusalem recognition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/12/2017 22:54
American actress regrets supporting Israel boycott

American actress regrets supporting Israel boycott

American actress Greta Gerwig expresses regret after signing a letter calling for a boycott of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 04/10/2017 05:42
Arab-Israeli Facebook star slams Kuwaiti anti-Israel boycott

Arab-Israeli Facebook star slams Kuwaiti anti-Israel boycott

'If you want to boycott Israel because of Palestine, you’re also boycotting 2 million Muslim Palestinian Israelis like me.'JTA, 03/10/2017 22:51
Justice Minister to Chief Justice: You violated statehood

Justice Minister to Chief Justice: You violated statehood

Ayelet Shaked writes to Miriam Naor, decrying court's boycott of state ceremony marking jubilee of Jewish return to Judea and Samaria.Ido ben Porat, 27/09/2017 17:25
Erekat calls to boycott Israeli companies

Erekat calls to boycott Israeli companies

Lung transplants notwithstanding, PLO head calls for international boycott of settlement products, companies profiting from 'occupation.'Mordechai Sones, 17/09/2017 10:49
Radiohead defies boycott, performs in Tel Aviv

Radiohead defies boycott, performs in Tel Aviv

Radiohead plays for tens of thousands in Tel Aviv after rejecting calls to boycott Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2017 07:07
Canada: Judea, Samaria, wines are not from Israel

Canada: Judea, Samaria, wines are not from Israel

Ontario liquor board orders vendors not to import, sell wines from Judea, Samaria until they receive 'clarifications' on how to label them.Chana Roberts, 13/07/2017 08:40
Amnesty urges world to ban 'settlement products'

Amnesty urges world to ban 'settlement products'

Amnesty International calls world countries to ban goods from Judea and Samaria in campaign marking 50 years of "Israeli occupation".Ben Ariel, 07/06/2017 03:07
Norway Jewish leader: Trade union boycott is anti-Semitic

Norway Jewish leader: Trade union boycott is anti-Semitic

Leader of Norway’s Jewish community issues rare rebuke of local trade union's resolution urging a boycott of Israel.Ben Ariel, Canada, 20/05/2017 00:57
Norwegian trade union approves Israel boycott

Norwegian trade union approves Israel boycott

Norway's biggest trade union votes in favor of a boycott against Israel. Norwegian government criticizes move.Ben Ariel, Canada, 13/05/2017 01:52
Arabs call for boycott of Pizza Hut

Arabs call for boycott of Pizza Hut

Palestinian Arabs call for boycott of Pizza Hut for mocking hunger-striking terrorists.Elad Benari, 10/05/2017 03:38
Wisconsin university approves Israel boycott

Wisconsin university approves Israel boycott

University of Wisconsin-Madison student government passes divestment resolution targeting Israel.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2017 02:07
Radiohead urged to cancel Israel concert

Radiohead urged to cancel Israel concert

Dozens of artists call on Radiohead to cancel July 19 concert in Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, 25/04/2017 05:16
Israel denies entry to boycott activist

Israel denies entry to boycott activist

Strategic Affairs Ministry denies entry to executive director of the Palestinian Federation of Chile.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/04/2017 20:40
American Studies Association can be sued over Israel boycott

American Studies Association can be sued over Israel boycott

U.S. federal court permits that four college professors to sue the ASA over its academic boycott of Israel.Ben Ariel, 05/04/2017 04:12
'A thank you to the people of Israel'

'A thank you to the people of Israel'

CEO of Israeli chocolate company thanks Israelis for their support after Haaretz journalist calls for boycott of his company.Hezki Baruch, 02/04/2017 20:57
Iran to sanction 15 US companies for Israel ties

Iran to sanction 15 US companies for Israel ties

Iran targets US companies for providing Israel with equipment to 'use against the Palestinians.'AFP, 26/03/2017 13:31
Did UJA ban Jewish feminist who criticized anti-Israeli left?

Did UJA ban Jewish feminist who criticized anti-Israeli left?

Frontpage.mag columnist Daniel Greenfield reads Phyllis Chesler article on Arutz Sheva and asks UJA a question they prefer not to answer.Daniel Greenfield, 17/03/2017 14:08
Sales of Ivanka Trump products skyrocket

Sales of Ivanka Trump products skyrocket

Efforts to boycott clothing line of President Trump's daughter floundering as online sales soar.Gary Willig, 09/03/2017 22:33
AJC criticizes Israel’s anti-BDS law

AJC criticizes Israel’s anti-BDS law

American Jewish Committee “troubled” by Israeli law banning entry to foreigners who publicly call for boycotting the Jewish state.JTA, 08/03/2017 03:32
UK government proposes guideline to prevent Israel boycotts

UK government proposes guideline to prevent Israel boycotts

British government unveils proposed guideline that is meant to counteract and prevent the passing of boycott resolutions.JTA, 14/02/2017 02:03
Neiman Marcus drops Ivanka Trump products

Neiman Marcus drops Ivanka Trump products

After Nordstrom drops Ivanka Trump products citing poor sales, luxury chain Neiman Marcus follows suit.Yoel Domb, 06/02/2017 16:47
Nordstrom: We won't carry Ivanka Trump's products

Nordstrom: We won't carry Ivanka Trump's products

Norstrom axes Ivanka Trump fashion brand, says decision based on brand's 'performance.'Chana Roberts, 05/02/2017 12:25
Labour MP visiting Samaria opposes boycotts

Labour MP visiting Samaria opposes boycotts

British MP Ian Austin visiting Samaria criticizes European boycotts, UN Resolution: 'Alarming decision that does not promote peace.'Mordechai Sones, 12/01/2017 12:37
BDS fail: American scholars reject Israel boycott

BDS fail: American scholars reject Israel boycott

Modern Language Association rejects resolution calling for academic boycott of Israel.Ben Ariel, 08/01/2017 05:25
Norwegian city approves 'settlement' boycott

Norwegian city approves 'settlement' boycott

City of Tromso in Norway adopts a resolution calling for a boycott of products made in Judea, Samaria, eastern Jerusalem and the Golan.Elad Benari, 16/12/2016 06:32
Canada's Green Party rejects BDS but bans 'settlements'

Canada's Green Party rejects BDS but bans 'settlements'

Canada’s Green Party votes to repeal resolution that supported BDS, but still endorses a ban on products from "illegal Israeli settlements".Elad Benari, 06/12/2016 04:42
New law okays ban on entry for Israel boycotters

New law okays ban on entry for Israel boycotters

A new law banning individuals and organizations who boycott Israel from entering Israel's borders passes first Knesset reading.Hezki Baruch, 07/11/2016 13:20
Roger Waters urges music duo to boycott Israel

Roger Waters urges music duo to boycott Israel

Former Pink Floyd star leading a call for The Chemical Brothers to cancel upcoming concert in Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, 02/11/2016 06:13
Danon: UN boycott demand is 'sheer lunacy'

Danon: UN boycott demand is 'sheer lunacy'

UN ambassador Danny Danon responded sharply to UN demand to boycott companies which have dealings in Judea and Samaria.Uzi Baruch, 09/10/2016 09:11
U.S. intellectuals call for 'settlement' boycott

U.S. intellectuals call for 'settlement' boycott

70 American intellectuals call for a targeted boycott of all goods and services from Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria.JTA, 27/09/2016 01:58
Steinitz blasts Brussels Airlines boycott

Steinitz blasts Brussels Airlines boycott

Minister Yuval Steinitz visits the industrial zone in northern Samaria, blasts Brussels Airlines boycott of Israeli halva.Reut Hadar, 26/08/2016 05:16
Spanish city loses Tel Aviv flight over boycott

Spanish city loses Tel Aviv flight over boycott

Spanish city trying to increase tourism loses direct flight connection with Israel over its symbolic support for boycotting Israel.JTA, 21/07/2016 03:55
French municipality votes to boycott Israel

French municipality votes to boycott Israel

Bondy, a municipality located near Paris, passes a motion declaring a boycott of Israeli “settlement goods”.Ben Ariel, 28/06/2016 06:29
Irony: Israeli academics lead BDS boycott

Irony: Israeli academics lead BDS boycott

Im Tirtzu report reveals that top Israeli professors are behind boycott to 'cut off the branch they sit on.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2016 18:17
Professors sue ASA over Israel boycott

Professors sue ASA over Israel boycott

Four members of the American Studies Association sue the body over its boycott of Israel, announced in 2013.Ben Ariel, 21/04/2016 05:45
Samaria businessmen check out the French boycott

Samaria businessmen check out the French boycott

Delegation travels to Paris to see how BDS threats are playing out, makes advances in business cooperation.Yoni Kempinski, 25/03/2016 09:14
Watch: Your invitation to defeat the boycott

Watch: Your invitation to defeat the boycott

Judea and Samaria craftsmen give thanks to customers worldwide who through Lev Haolam bypass the boycott and buy from them.Eliran Aharon, 10/03/2016 22:04
Muslim body calls for economic war on Israel

Muslim body calls for economic war on Israel

OIC summit vows 'settlement' boycott and full support for PA; in attendance was Abbas and Sudanese war criminal Omar al-Bashir.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2016 16:35
Florida lawmakers approve anti-BDS law

Florida lawmakers approve anti-BDS law

Legislation opposing boycotts of Israel passed in Florida by a 112-2 majority.Ben Ariel, 25/02/2016 02:45
Chicago billboard: 'Boycott Israel, end apartheid'

Chicago billboard: 'Boycott Israel, end apartheid'

In response to massive online protest, Lamar Advertising agency refuses to apologize for discriminatory anti-Israel sign.Ari Yashar, Tova Dvorin, 19/02/2016 07:30
Israel, EU reportedly in talks over label dispute

Israel, EU reportedly in talks over label dispute

Top EU official was reportedly in Israel on a secret visit aimed at mending relations after EU began labeling some Israeli products.Gil Ronen, 10/02/2016 17:41
Slovenian market backtracks on Israel ban

Slovenian market backtracks on Israel ban

Slovenia's biggest supermarket chain reverses decision to boycott Israeli products, two days after pulling them from its shelves.Ben Ariel, 22/01/2016 05:15
Canadian university to vote on Israel boycott

Canadian university to vote on Israel boycott

Students at University of Waterloo to be asked whether the university should cut ties with Israeli universities.Dalit Halevi, 21/01/2016 06:46
Lapid asks Mogherini to take action against BDS

Lapid asks Mogherini to take action against BDS

Yesh Atid chairman meets EU foreign policy chief, tells her that Europe must speak out against boycotts of Israel.Hezki Baruch, 14/01/2016 05:12
American historians reject Israel boycott

American historians reject Israel boycott

American Historical Association rejects resolution claiming Israel restricts the movements of Palestinian Arab students.Ben Ariel, 11/01/2016 03:45
Tel Aviv coop boycotts Judea-Samaria produce

Tel Aviv coop boycotts Judea-Samaria produce

Outraged Israelis call to boycott Tel Aviv coop after it defers to 'ideology' of members who refuse to buy from 'settlement suppliers.'Cynthia Blank, 03/12/2015 15:15
Ayalon: Let's not tell Europe 'we told you so'

Ayalon: Let's not tell Europe 'we told you so'

Danny Ayalon says he hopes the current wave of terrorism will take the EU's labeling plan off the agenda.Benny Toker, 23/11/2015 05:13