The Jerusalem Post can confirm that German politician Olaf in der Beek resigned from the German-Palestinian Society on Tuesday because the organization’s advisory board did not reject the antisemitic boycott campaign against the Jewish state.
Spät, aber nicht zu spät: Ein wichtiger und richtiger Schritt. Danke dafür! Doch andere Abgeordnete verbleiben noch in der DPG! "...There are currently three German MPs on the board of the German-Palestinian Society, from the Social Democratic party, the Green party and the Left party. The members include Social Democratic MP Aydan Özogus and Green Party MP Omid Nouripour, the latter of whom co-sponsored a parliamentary initiative in 2013 to single out Jewish products from the West Bank with a labeling system. The Post has sent press queries to the Green Party and Social Democrats regarding their members’ roles in the society. Özogus and Nouripour have refused to comment. Christine Buchholz, a Left Party Bundestag deputy, is also on the advisory board. Buchholz has defended Hezbollah and Hamas terrorism against Israel as a justified form of “resistance.”..."