Friday, January 2, 2009

British telecommunications company boycotts Israel, to protest Israeli bombardment of Gaza Strip.

News flash:

"British telecom firm severs ties with Israeli counterparts:

"UK's FreedomCall informs Israeli company of decision via email, blames Gaza operation"

by Meir Orbach

December 31, 2008

On YNet at:,7340,L-3648346,00.html

"British telecommunications firm FreedomCall has terminated its cooperation with Israel's MobileMax due to the IDF operation in Gaza.

" 'We received an email from the British company informing us that it is severing all ties with us and any other Israeli company following Israel's strike in Gaza,' said CEO Raanan Cohen..."