Lara Alqasem, U.S. student, detained in Israel over alleged Palestinian boycott support

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www.washingtontimes.com—JERUSALEM — In a groundbreaking case, Israel has detained an American graduate student at its international airport for the past week, accusing her of supporting a Palestinian-led boycott campaign against the Jewish state. The case highlights Israel's concerns about the boycott movement and the great efforts it has made to ...

U.S. student detained in Israel for alleged boycott support. In a first-of-its-kind case, Israel has held an American graduate student at its international airport for a whole week, accusing her of supporting a Palestinian-led boycott movement against the Jewish state. Lara Alqasem, a 22-year-old American citizen with Palestinian grandparents, landed at...