BDS pressures G4S to end most illegal business with Israel

img_5843fbf32d985The world’s largest security company, G4S, announced today that it is selling most of its Israeli businesses after an effective campaign against the company waged by the Palestinian-led but global Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. G4S said that it had suffered “reputational damage.”Rafeef Ziadah, speaking for the Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC), said:“We have succeeded to push one of the world’s largest corporations into selling its key business in Israel. Our globally coordinated campaign has had a real impact. We will continue campaigning until G4S ends all involvement in violations of Palestinian human rights.”

BDS pressures G4S to end most illegal business with Israel