The Netherlands-based foundation ICCO
issued the following press release on 13 January 2011 reaffirming its support for The Electronic Intifada, after a meeting between ICCO
and Dutch Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal. In November, Rosenthal had publicly criticized and promised to investigate ICCO
’s support for The Electronic Intifada after NGO
Monitor — an Israeli organization with close links to the Israeli government, military and the West Bank settler movement — published a series of false allegations against the publication, as The Electronic Intifada previously reported.