Denmark to ban labeling West Bank products as ‚Made in Israel‘, report says

20.05.2012                      28.Ijar. 5772                    Jerusalemtag; Tag 43 des Omer

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Denmark to ban labeling West Bank products as 'Made in Israel', report says

Report comes after South Africa says only recognizes State of Israel within borders demarcated by UN in 1948; move is in line with U.K. recommendation from 2009.

Denmark is planning to ban labeling products from Israeli settlements in the West Bank as "Made in Israel," the foreign minister told Danish media on Saturday. The move follows reports of similar plans announced this month by South Africa's government.
“This is a step that clearly shows consumers that the products are produced under conditions that not only the Danish government, but also European governments, do not approve of,” Foreign Minister Villy Søvndal Søvndal told Politiken newspaper. “It will then be up to consumers whether they choose to buy the products or not"….