Saturday, 12 December 2009
Israeli Store forced to close in London by Boycott activists
Activists arrived at the Israeli company Ahava in Covent Garden at 11.30am this morning.Two people locked on to a concrete block inside the store on one of the busiest shopping days of the year, and there is a protest outside. Police have arrived but have made no attempt to remove the lock-on
Ahava is an Israeli company marketing products made from Dead Sea Mud and minerals. Ahava have a production facility on the illegal settlement of Mitzpe Shalem and extract the mud for their products from a site close to the settlement of Kibbutz Kalia in the occupied West Bank. Ahava profit from Israeli apartheid.