Prominent Jewish BDS activist denied entry to Israel

Israeli officials barred a Jewish pro-Palestinian activist from entering the country late Sunday and began proceedings to deport her over her support for a boycott of the country. Ariel Gold said that she had arranged her visit ahead of time with Israeli authorities, in line with a demand by Jerusalem after her last visit to the country, but was being deported anyway after landing at Ben-Gurion International Airport. Gold is the national co-director of US left-wing activist group Code Pink and an advocate of the Boycott Divestment Sanctions movement that seeks to isolate Israel internationally.

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