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German bank and BDS group accused of aiding Palestinian terrorists

Numerous Post media queries to Jewish Voice were not returned.

A statue is pictured next to the logo of Germany's Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt, Germany.
Did German bank close account of Israeli news website due to antisemitism?

In a telephone conversation with Deutsche Bank, the bank told 'Israel Heute' that "it did not have to justify the decision and therefore would not say anything more."

Wiesenthal urges Germans to stop business with bank that enables BDS

The bank was classified number 7 on the Wiesenthal Center’s 2018 top 10 list of worst outbreaks of antisemitism.

Strategic Affairs Minister Gilad Erdan blasts Iran and BDS while in Germany in November 25, 2018
Public Security Minister Erdan urges German bank to close BDS accounts

Bank provides account to NGO that promotes website comparing Israel with Nazis

EXCLUSIVE: German bank holds account for soon-to-be-sanctioned Iran Air

Iran Air has been accused of aiding Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad in his war against Syrian opposition groups.

Protesters gather to the "#unteilbar" demonstration which aims to "rise up against discrimination
'Anti-racism' rally in Berlin calls for destruction of Israel

Demonstrators at the march hoisted symbols in support of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine.

A Palestinian woman takes part in a rally marking the 30th anniversary of Hamas in Gaza
German bank transferred nearly $44,000 to terrorist group Hamas

The reaction from the authorities was too late, the remaining balance was roughly $124 for the Hamas account at the bank.

Anti-BDS poster
German Jews to JNF: close account at BDS bank

“There must be no free pass for antisemitism and hatred of Israel in Germany,” said Sammy Endzweig, the chairman of Keren Hayesod in Germany.

German bank accused of opposing Israel’s existence

Beck, a lecturer in the Center for Religious Studies at Ruhr University in Bochum, urged the bank to examine its behavior regarding the BDS account.

BDS activists in Berlin.
In Germany, Israelis help to launch anti-BDS group

The group calling itself Action Forum protested BDS activists in Berlin and plan to mobilize to counter future demonstrations in the future.

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