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Frankfurt becomes first German city to outlaw municipal funding of BDS

JNS.org | Posted: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 7:12 am

Frankfurt became the first German city to pass a bill outlawing municipal funding for the anti-Israel BDS movement’s activities.

“The BDS movement does not only strongly resemble the ‘Don’t buy from Jews’ argumentation of former times of the National Socialists, but the movement is built on the same toxic ground and it is poisoning the social climate in the same dangerous way,” Uwe Becker, Frankfurt’s deputy mayor and city treasurer, told The Jerusalem Post.

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