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August 16, 2013 7:29 am

Swedish Royals Tricked into Wearing Anti-Israel Accessory

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Swedish royals wearing anti-Israel keffiyeh. Photo: Photo: Hanki Huglund, st.nu magainze.

Ynet – During a tour of Sweden to celebrate 40 years of the reigning royals, King Carl Gustaf and his wife, Queen Sylvia, visited the neighboring area of the city of Sundsvall. There they were approached by a man who identified himself as an Iraqi refugee, and who gifted them with hand made keffiyehs, the traditional Arab scarf, as a thank you for allowing him to start a new life in Sweden. He then asked them to pose for the camera with the scarves.

Unbeknownst to the royal couple, however, the keffiyehs were adorned with an anti-Israeli inscription: “Al Aqsa is ours and is not their temple.” This fact that came to light only after the photo was published, Yedioth Ahronoth reported.

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