Ma'an News Agency, Sept. 8, 2016 


Palestinians walk past a sign painted on a wall in the West Bank town of Bethlehem calling to boycott Israeli products coming from settlements, on June 5, 2015. (AFP, File)

 

Former Mossad agents founded [International Security and Defense Systems (ISDS)] in 1982. Investigative journalists as well as former members of military juntas report that ISDS trained death squads in Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua and was implicated in coups and attempted coups in Honduras and Venezuela.

[...] Solidarity with Palestine by communities also impacted by militarization and securitization has a long history, especially in Latin America, where Israel and its private agents have for decades supported and trained death squads and dictatorships.