Results for: Giro d'Italia
Inspiring mobilizations and creative energy put a spotlight on Israel's crimes during the Giro d'Italia cycling race.
Israeli military forces continue implementing their shoot-to-kill-or-maim policy against Palestinian protesters in Gaza while its secret police threatened Palestinians protesting the Giro d’Italia cycing race in the occupied Palestinian West Bank and within present-day Israel.
As millions around the world follow the famed cycling race, join social media actions to to spoil the party and give Giro d'Italia a reality check!
Cyclists and supporters of Palestinian human rights took to the streets in 20 cities across the world on Saturday,
Calls are mounting for the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), the governing body of cycling, to take action to relocate the start of the famed Giro d’Italia cycling race from Israel.
29 elected European officials write to Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and Union Européenne de Cyclisme (UEC) over Israeli member organization and Giro d'Italia's involvement in violations of international law and Palestinian human rights.
PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi condemned Giro d’Italia for bowing to pressure from Israel’s right-wing coalition government over references to West Jerusalem on its website.
After Israeli ministers threatened to withdraw sponsorship from the Giro d'Italia over use of the term "West Jerusalem," race organizers chose to recognise Israel’s illegal annexation of occupied East Jerusalem.
The National Coalition of Christian Organizations in Palestine and the Palestinian Christian Initiative "Kairos Palestine" urge Pope Francis not to give his blessing or lend his name in any way to the 2018 Giro d'Italia
Organizations from over 20 countries, joined by Noam Chomsky, jurists John Dugard and Richard Falk, and members of European Parliament call, on Giro d'Italia to relocate the race from Israel.