On Sunday morning, Israeli tax authorities barged into the home of Omar Barghouti, the prominent Palestinian human rights defender and co-founder of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. They detained and interrogated Omar and his wife Safa for 16 hours that first day and Omar is currently enduring a fourth day of interrogation.
Statement of the Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC) reiterating the BDS Movement’s Position against All Forms of Racism and Racial Discrimination
BNC Statement on Israel’s Ongoing Campaign to Silence Omar Barghouti & Repress the BDS Movement
“Racism and Racial Discrimination are the Antithesis of Freedom, Justice & Equality”
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The Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement works to end international support for Israel's oppression of Palestinians and pressure Israel to comply with international law.
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