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Political: November 3, 2011‎

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A group of right-wing MKs called to ban Israeli-Arab party Ra’am-Ta’al from the Knesset since it awarded honorary plaques to participants in the Gaza flotilla. MKs requesting the ban include David Rotem (Yisrael Beiteinu) and Ronit Tirosh (Kadima).


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November 3rd, 2011 at 3:28 pm

Diplomacy: 7 November, 2010

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Israel denied entry to Mehmet Kaplan, member of the Swedish parliament who participated in the Gaza Freedom Flotilla. Kaplan was detained in the Refused Entry room at Ben Gurion Airport. He had come to Israel to file a complaint with the police against the Israeli army for abduction, armed robbery, denial of liberty, and violence. (Hebrew)

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November 7th, 2010 at 7:31 pm