US church takes anti-Israel stand

Presbyterian Church votes to sell stock of three firms allegedly supporting Israel's occupation of Palestine.

    The Presbyterian Church in the US has voted to sell about $17m worth of stock from three American companies working in Israel.

    Activists say the companies are supporting an unjust occupation of Palestine.

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Detroit. 

     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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