Results for: repression of BDS

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Israel is fabricating false allegations against him as retribution for the BDS movement’s impressive growth and impact

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Ignoring Amnesty’s call for his immediate release, Israel today extended detention of Palestinian human rights defender and BDS coordinator Mahmoud Nawajaa.

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Take action, as Amnesty calls for international pressure to free Mahmoud Nawajaa and protect BDS campaigners globally

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Palestinian Human Rights Organisations Council calls on international community to intervene for immediate release of Nawajaa

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Israel is holding Palestinian human rights defender Mahmoud Nawajaa without charge and has denied his right to see his lawyer. 

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Prominent Palestinian human rights defender Mahmoud Nawajaa was taken from his family by Israeli occupation forces during a night raid. Take action to mobilize support and call for effective international pressure to secure his immediate release.

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Tens of Israeli occupation soldiers stormed the home of Mahmoud Nawajaa, the General Coordinator of the Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC), near Ramallah, handcuffing, blindfolding and taking him away from his wife and three young children

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Following an unexplained, abnormal delay in his visa application, which prevented him from travelling to the UK to speak at the Labour Party Conference fringe, BDS movement co-founder has had his visa granted by the British government.

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Palestinian voices, including Mr. Barghouti, will still be heard at Conference

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On April 10, Omar Barghouti, a Palestinian human rights defender and a co-founder of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) Movement for Palestinian rights, was denied entry into the United States at Ben Gurion Airport despite having valid travel documents.