The budget is the largest sum ever earmarked by Israel for the objective of combating BDS activities. It's aimed at "central figures" in "key boycott organizations" and doesn't distinguish between individuals based on their country of origin, ethnicity or religion.
The statement from Erdan said the NGOs being targeted were "the main boycott organizations which operate consistently and continuously against the state of Israel, while putting pressure on organizations, institutions and countries to boycott Israel".
Calling the move a shift from defence to offence, Erdan said, "The boycott organisations need to know that the state of Israel will act against them and not allow them to enter its territory to harm its citizens".
The blacklist names groups from the U.S., Europe, Chile and South Africa. "We will not be bullied by these attempts to punish us for a principled political stance that increasing numbers of Jews and non-Jews support worldwide". That role had been championed by Israeli think tanks such as the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA) headed by former Foreign Ministry Director General Dr. Dore Gold and others including the Reut Institute. Unfortunately, the Israeli government is not willing to see beyond its contempt for a peaceful movement such as BDS, even when the group in question did so much to help their own during one of the most horrific periods of world history.
In 2009, in fact, the JCPA held its first comprehensive round table on de-legitimization, which was attended by senior government officials.
The Strategic Affairs Ministry became convinced that BDS was a national security problem and a direct assault on Israeli legitimacy as the nation State of the Jewish People.
Hugh Lanning, chair of the PSC, said in a statement: "This latest announcement should be a wakeup call for the United Kingdom government and all those who continue to describe Israel as a normal liberal democracy".
Apart from Lalu, Mishra and 20 others accused were present in the court when the quantum of sentence was pronounced. The court had, however, acquitted six others including former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra in the case.
Jon Gruden has returned to don the Silver and Black, and will officially be Head Coach of the Oakland Raiders once again. The Raiders were in need of a coach after they made a decision to part ways with Jack Del Rio.
Solaris Asset Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW). It improved, as 67 investors sold ORCL shares while 498 reduced holdings. 80 funds opened positions while 247 raised stakes.
As of Sunday night, Incognito did not make a public response to Ngakoue's accusation. "I couldn't", Ngakoue said . Ngakoue tweeted . "I'm proud of my African heritage, as are 70% of the other Black players in this league".
The England global nearly joined the Premier League champions in the summer, only for the transfer to collapse at the last minute. He now has a great chance to become a key player for one of the biggest clubs in Europe and England.
Acer hasn't released a full spec sheet yet, but the laptop may be priced at $599 and will be available in February. The Swift 7, which will run $1,699 in North America starting in March, follows a well-worn playbook for PC makers.
The report also claimed that the smartphone would be available for purchase exclusively through Amazon India at present. And the 2018 version also has come up with two features unique to this segment- Bluetooth 5.0 and USB Type-C.
Many major United Kingdom coffee shops give discounts of up to 50 pence (56 euro cents) to customers who bring their own cups. Hardly any of the more than 2 billion cups that get thrown away each year are recyclable, the committee found.
Data rates fall further as Jio intensifies war
These present customers with the usual unlimited calling, SMSes, high-speed data up to a certain limit, and access to Jio apps. Besides, the plan also offers free outgoing and incoming on national roaming calls, and 100 free local + STD SMS per day.
Red Cross urgently needs blood donations
Type B negative: The blood type that can be transfused to type B Rh-positive and negative patients. Eligible donors must be in good health, at least 17 years old and weigh at least 115 pounds.
Real spot on while Barca held to draw
Real Madrid is in need of points to resurrect its league season, and it returns to action in La Liga for the first time since falling to rival Barcelona when it travels to Celta Vigo on Sunday.
Panthers at Saints - Playbook for the NFC Wild Card round
Ingram rushes for at least 90 yards and gets into the end zone as the Saints pull out a close win to move into the next round. Cam Newton led the team in rushing for the second time in his seven seasons there with 754 yards and six touchdowns.
Chelsea held by second-tier Norwich
Both teams will meet in a replay at Stamford Bridge to decide who goes through into the fourth round. In the second half we tried to improve and created chances to score.