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Key Israel lobbyist in European Parliament spreads lies about Ireland's gay marriage vote

European Parliament member Arne Gericke has suggested that opponents of equality were forced into a closet. 

Are property speculators bankrolling European Friends of Israel?

An influential Zionist group had several wealthy entrepreneurs on its board last year.

Head of new pro-Israel group makes series of racist comments

Alex Benjamin, director of Europe Israel Public Affairs, describes the presence of Muslims as a “hornets’ nest.” 

Why I helped "shut down" Europe's weapons lobby

Arms dealers must be confronted with the effects of their pernicious activities. 

With Israel's help, EU seeks new ways of being cruel to refugees

Israel’s arms industry has advised the EU on using drones to track people seeking aslylum. 

Could massive EU-US trade deal be extended to Israel?

The possibility of Israel joining the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership is being discussed in both Washington and Brussels. 

Top Israeli recipient of EU grants is based in occupied East Jerusalem

Diplomats use threadbare reasoning to “justify” their support for Hebrew University. 

EU invites profiteers of Saudi, Israeli war crimes to draft blueprint for future weapons

BAE Systems, a supplier of arms to Israel and Saudi Arabia, is represented on a new EU policy-setting group. 

How The Guardian told me to steer clear of Palestine

“Progressive” newspaper gives a platform to Israel’s racists. 

How a war criminal can veto aid to Gaza

Yoav Mordechai helped destroy Gaza; so why is he in charge of overseeing its reconstruction?

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