MembersANALYSIS: Amnesty International’s Apartheid Claim Against Israel Debunked

Amnesty International’s latest anti-Israel report comes as no surprise given its leaders’ views, but the lies are easily exposed

By Yochanan Visser | | Topics: Apartheid, Amnesty International
Secretary General of Amnesty International Agnes Callamard defends her organization's latest anti-Israel report at a press conference in Jerusalem earlier this month. Photo: Flash90

Amnesty International’s leadership flew to Israel last week to publish a hefty new report on alleged “apartheid” in the Jewish state.

The publication of the report was received in Israel with outrage and disgust.

A majority of Jewish organizations around the world also expressed their outrage over the report and Amnesty International’s downright antisemitic attitude.

The human rights organization obviously did not agree with the criticism and maintained its position that Israel had practiced apartheid from the establishment of the state.

Below you will read that Amnesty International (AI) gave a completely incorrect picture of the situation in Israel and deliberately painted a one-sided picture of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.

You will also see that the people behind the report have a long history of anti-Israel activism and even antisemitism.

So, let’s start with a few examples of the reality in Israel that show that the Amnesty report is downright ridiculous, and as dangerous as the terrorist activities of Israel’s enemies, as Warren Goldstein, the chief rabbi of South Africa, concluded.

The rabbi...

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