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3,000 rights groups to ask Holland to stop exporting dogs to Israel

Palestinian Association for Animal Welfare is planning to request the Dutch government stop providing attack dogs to Israel, Felesteen newspaper reported yesterday.

In a statement, the Palestinian society said that a letter signed by 3,000 rights and solidarity groups will be submitted to the Dutch foreign ministry, the first of its kind.

Meanwhile, the Palestinian Association for Animal Welfare is to handover the letter to the Dutch representative in Ramallah, as well as to the PA foreign ministry.

The letter explains that attack dogs are always exported by European countries, mainly Holland, to Israel and they were used by the Israeli soldiers as a weapon that caused “serious wounds for civilians”.

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