Foreign Ministry slams Dutch pension firm that divested from Israeli banks

09.01.2014                      08.Schwat.5774

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Foreign Ministry slams Dutch pension firm that divested from Israeli banks

Ministry spokesman Yigal Palmor condemns "self-righteousness" of decision by PGGM to cut ties with 5 banks over settlements issue.

The decision by a large Dutch pension investment company to divest from five Israeli banks is a “sanctimonious move intended to pander to a certain nefarious trend in public opinion”, Foreign Ministry spokesman Yigal Palmor said on Wednesday….