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23 December 2008 (Francais ci-dessous)- In this holiday season, the Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee, BNC*, calls upon people of conscience all over the world to boycott all the products of the French cosmetics giant, L'Oreal**,
due to its deep and extensive involvement in business relations with Israel, despite the latter’s continued occupation and apartheid policies against the indigenous Palestinian people.

December 23, 2008
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In February 2007, AFPS brought suit to the Magistrates’ Court of Nanterre against VEOLIA TRANSPORT and ALSTOM seeking to obtain cancellation of the contract for the construction and operation of a light rail system in the West Bank, signed in July 2005 between these two companies and the Israeli government, within the City Pass consortium.

December 23, 2008
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Intersindical Alternativa de Catallunya (IAC) RESOLUTION ON THE SITUATION IN PALESTINE AND THE OCCUPIED TERRITORIES Passed at the IAC General Assembly Meeting of 23 November 2008.

 

December 4, 2008
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The Episcopal Diocese of New Hampshire has recently passed a resolution to support the call for divestment from corporations that allow and profit from the Israeli occupation of Palestine. The resolution intends to increase awareness of the companies that actively participate in the oppression of Palestine, and to divest from these companies.

December 4, 2008
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(photos and video below) - The Fall 2008 speaking tour of Diana Buttu, Eddie Makue, and Katherine Fuchs organized by the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation has come to an end and, by all accounts, was a resounding success.

December 4, 2008
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"Israel IS NOT ABOVE THE LAW" - The European Parliament (EP) today postponed the vote on the proposal by the EU Commission and Council for the draft recommendation to conclude a Protocol to the EU-Israel Association Agreement and on the general principles governing the State of Israel's participation in Community programmes.

 

The vote was originally scheduled for Thursday, December 4, in the EP in Brussels.

 

December 4, 2008
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The European Parliament (EP) has recently announced that a vote will be held on December 4 to enter into force the EU-Israel Association Agreement, which will enable far greater Israeli participation in European Community programs. 

December 1, 2008