BDS is failing – a continuing series (Aug-Sept 2016)

UK Media Watch

Here’s the latest installment in our ongoing series of posts documenting BDS fails.

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Political BDS Fails

Benjamin Netanyahu accepts invitation to be first Israeli PM to visit Australia

Benjamin Netanyahu has accepted an invitation to make the first official visit to Australia by a sitting Israeli prime minister.

Australian foreign minister, Julie Bishop, extended the invitation on a two-day visit to Israel in which she met Netanyahu and the president, Reuven Rivlin.

At a photo opportunity at their meeting, Bishop said: “We’re thinking there’s a little window of opportunity early next year maybe, and the Australian public would warmly embrace you, welcome you.”

Netanyahu accepted and described Australia’s friendship as “terrific”.

Israel and Guinea announce diplomatic relations

The Muslim sub-Saharan state of Guinea opened up diplomatic relations with Israel for the first time on Wednesday in a bi-lateral agreement signed in Paris.

As Israel pivots to Africa, top diplomat meets…

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