About 30 counter-protesters have gathered Friday night at the Waterloo-Ufer in Kreuzberg. Some pan the flag of Israel. "We want to show that we approve of it, that a terrorist is courted," says one.
However, Rasmea Odeh, the Palestinian terrorist, to keep little later, a few meters away is a speech that is long gone: employees of the foreigners ' authority of Berlin had handed over to her in the late afternoon two letters. With the Humble was forbidden to engage in political activities. At the same time, your Schengen has abolished visa.
The interior management based its decision on the stay law. The political activity of aliens may be restricted or prohibited, if this the political education, the peaceful life that he wants to endanger the public safety and order or other substantial interests of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Previously, there had been protests and criticism from Jewish organizations. They had demanded that the German authorities step in. U.S. Ambassador Richard Grenell and Israeli Ambassador Jeremy Issacharoff was appalled by the planned appearance of Odeh, who was involved in 1968 in a terrorist attack by the Palestinian PFLP in a supermarket in Jerusalem.daily mirror tomorrow location Free
to order, in Spite of conviction was life imprisonment in 1980 by a prisoner exchange. Odeh the mid-1990s, was traveling in the USA and received American citizenship. Which was deprived of 2017, because they had concealed the terrorist attack.
the "Only right decision"
In the attack on the Jewish students, Edward Joffe, 22, and Leon Kanner, 21, were killed. Harold Joffe, the brother of a victim, was on Friday evening, relieved by the Intervention of the Senator of the Interior.
"It is not only a good decision of the German authorities, but the only right decision, to prevent the appearance of the convicted terrorist and murderer of my brother, and Rasmea Odeh to be shown. Everything else would be calculated to have been in Berlin for us as the family of the victims, but also for Israel intolerable,“ said the 70-Year-old.
organizers of the Odeh-appearance of the anti-Semitic network "Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions" (BDS) and sympathizers in Europe as a terrorist organization on the count of goods in Germany, but not forbidden PFLP.
Kurdish municipality for cancellation
Originally, should Odeh complete your appearance in the Dersim-cultural community. As the was on Tuesday evening, turned to Ali Toprak in the municipality. The Chairman of the Kurdish community in Germany convinced them in long conversations, to give the terrorist no stage – whereupon the organizers of the lease has been terminated.
The delay would be also explained by the fear of Attacks by Palestinian groups. As a substitute, the organizers applied for a Demonstration in the near Blucher Park.
Around 100 police officers escorted the approximately 75 protesters and Odeh supporters. Waving Palestinian flags and chanted "Free, Free Palestine". Among them: supporters of BDS and the left-wing extremist and violent group "youth resistance".More about
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