Slovenia supermarket backs off decision to quit selling Israeli produce

Slovenia supermarket backs off decision to quit selling Israeli produce

The Slovenian Embassy in Israel said in an announcement: “There is no Slovenian boycott on Israeli products. The agreements between the European Union and Israel are the basis of Israel’s special status in its relations with Slovenia as well. The government of Slovenia has not held stocks in Mercator since 2014. The ties between Israel […]

Slovenia supermarket Mercator takes Israeli items off its racks

Slovenia supermarket Mercator takes Israeli items off its racks

Weight from BDS activists prompts Slovenia’s biggest supermarket chain Mercator to let go all Israeli produce, including pomelos, dates and avocados, from its stores. The Slovenian government holds shares in the chain. The Slovenian ambassador to Israel was for the current week summoned for a meeting at the Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem, where senior service […]