The Palestinian Boycott National Committee has issued a call for international support for
the Saturday 9 August Day of Rage on Gaza: ‘Take
to the streets on Saturday 9 August with a united demand for sanctions
on Israel
‘. As part of the call Palestinian trade unions are:

“calling on our brothers and sisters in the trade union movement
internationally to stop handling goods imported from or exported to
Israel. The trade union movement has a proud history of direct action
against Apartheid in South Africa, the Congress of South African Trade
Unions has joined us in the call for direct action to end Israel’s