October 5, 2017, 12:01 am
PLANS by the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) to use Israeli developed flight training equipment at its training centre in Dubbo appear to have stalled, an announcement welcomed by a pro-Palestinian group that had campaigned against RFDS entering into any association with Elbit Systems as part of a boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign.
By Peter Kohn
May 19, 2016, 12:00 am
FEDERAL Greens Senator Lee Rhiannon used taxpayers’ money to print posters that called for Australia to “break ties with Israeli Apartheid”, called for the Palestinian “right of return” and for Israel to “end the occupation”.
By Joshua Levi
December 10, 2015, 12:00 am
FORMER foreign minister Bob Carr has come under fire from members of his own party after lamenting the “Judaising” of the “great Arab city” of Jerusalem and saying politicians are being “seduced and bribed” with study tours to Israel.
December 8, 2011, 8:24 am
November 10, 2011, 12:20 pm
EXECUTIVE Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) president Danny Lamm has issued NSW Greens Senator Lee Rhiannon with a stinging rebuke, after she accused Israel of acting illegally in detaining Australian Michael Coleman.
By adam kamien
July 1, 2011, 2:28 pm
GREENS leader Senator Bob Brown will retain responsibility for his party’s Israel policy, while incoming senator Lee Rhiannon, who was a lead voice in Marrickville Council’s boycott of Israel, will be responsible for democracy and local government.