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PALESTINE, PALESTINE !

Vendredi 14 mai 2021, par DK // INITIATIVES

Following the Israeli raids on Gaza on May 14, 2021, we reiterate our declaration on Palestine formulated at our BANDUNG+60 CONFERENCE in Jakarta and Bandung, Indonesia, on October 27-31, 2015. INDIAN CITIZENS’ CALL ON THE INDIAN GOVERNMENT TO DE-RECOGNISE THE STATE OF ISRAEL
Around 260 Indian citizens signed the statement calling on the Government of India to de-recognise the state of Israel, identifying it as an Apartheid state. They also called upon all Indians, as individuals, as civil society organisations, trade unions etc., to endorse the Boycott, Divestment and Sanction of the Israeli state and all its allied institutions. Finally, they declared their solidarity with the Palestinian people whose Right to Political Self-determination and Right of Return must be respected and fulfilled. The signatories included Javed Anand, Vrinda Grover, Nivedita Menon, Sumit Sarkar, Tanika Sarkar, Teesta Setalwad, Anuradha Talwar, Dipankar Bhattacharya, Feroz Mithiborwala, Prabhat Patnaik, Utsa Patnaik, Zoya Hasan, Ammu Abraham, Harbans Mukhia, Mihir Desai, Anand Patwardhan, Admiral L. Ramdas, Soma Marik, Kamayani Bali Mahabal, and Sumanta Banerjee. The statement and full list of signatories is attached herewith is relased for public circulation (Achin Vanaik and Kunal Chattopadhyay on behalf of the initiators and signatories). INDONESIAN STAND ON PALESTINE AS PRONOUNCED BY ITS MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AT THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY ON MAY 20, 2021, CONSISTENTLY IN LINE WITH THE FINAL COMMUNIQUE OF THE 1955 BANDUNG CONFERENCE AND THE 1961 BELGRADE DECLARATION. DIRECT MESSAGE FROM GAZA, May 14, 2021 (in French)
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DIRECT MESSAGE FROM GAZA, May 20, 2021 (in French) BANDUNG 1955 AND BELGRADE 1961 DECLARATIONS ON PALESTINE.
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