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January 26, 2012 1:25 pm

German Holocaust Victim NGO Pulls Funding of Controversial Student Group

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Jerusalem during 1948 War. Photo: wiki commons.

The Blaze – A German government-funded organization whose mandate is to support survivors of Nazi labor camps decided to stop funding a group that promotes the idea that Israel’s founding was a “Nakba” or catastrophe and which endorsed the Gaza flotilla, an Israeli newspaper reported Wednesday.

This decision comes after the Jerusalem Post and the Israeli watchdog group NGO-Monitor revealed a number of anti-Israel and even anti-Semitic activities the German group funded, and accused it of misappropriating funds into programs at odds with its intended mission.

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