25CaptionHuman rights activists distribute flyers to members of the public explaining that Sainsbury's, unlike the Co-operative Supermarket, sources products from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.

Human rights activists protest Israeli settlement goods at Sainsbury’s

Human rights activists staged a protest at a large Sainsbury’s supermarket in Islington to draw attention to the fact that the company stocks products from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.

25CaptionHuman rights activists distribute flyers to members of the public explaining that Sainsbury's, unlike the Co-operative Supermarket, sources products from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.
25CaptionHuman rights activists distribute flyers to members of the public explaining that Sainsbury’s, unlike the Co-operative Supermarket, sources products from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.

 

25CaptionHuman rights activists used loud hailers to explain to shoppers that Sainsbury's ethical trading policy does not extend to refusing to purchase goods from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.
25CaptionHuman rights activists used loud hailers to explain to shoppers that Sainsbury’s ethical trading policy does not extend to refusing to purchase goods from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.

 

Human rights activists handed free samples of ethically-sourced Co-operative supermarket herbs to members of the public.
Human rights activists handed free samples of ethically-sourced Co-operative supermarket herbs to members of the public.

 

Human rights activists hold banners explaining that they have erected a symbolic illegal Israeli settlement in the Sainsbury's supermarket; Israel's West Bank settlements are illegal under international law.
Human rights activists hold banners explaining that they have erected a symbolic illegal Israeli settlement in the Sainsbury’s supermarket; Israel’s West Bank settlements are illegal under international law.

 

Human rights activists arranged Israeli products from Sainsbury's in the form of a barrier intended to represent the huge separation wall erected by Israel in contravention of international law on Palestinian territory.
Human rights activists arranged Israeli products from Sainsbury’s in the form of a barrier intended to represent the huge separation wall erected by Israel in contravention of international law on Palestinian territory.

 

Human rights activists explained to Sainsbury's shoppers the appalling impact in the occupied West Bank of Sainsbury's policy of continuing to purchase goods from Israeli settlements there.
Human rights activists explained to Sainsbury’s shoppers the appalling impact in the occupied West Bank of Sainsbury’s policy of continuing to purchase goods from Israeli settlements there.

 

Human rights activists explain the purpose of the protest inside the Sainsbury's supermarket to interested members of the public.
Human rights activists explain the purpose of the protest inside the Sainsbury’s supermarket to interested members of the public.

 

 

Human rights activists arranged flyers detailing Israeli human rights abuses in baskets of Sainsbury's Israeli products.
Human rights activists arranged flyers detailing Israeli human rights abuses in baskets of Sainsbury’s Israeli products.

 

Human rights activists erected a symbolic Israeli settlement in the Sainsbury's supermarket in Islington in protest at Sainsbury's procurement of goods from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.
Human rights activists erected a symbolic Israeli settlement in the Sainsbury’s supermarket in Islington in protest at Sainsbury’s procurement of goods from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.

 

Human rights activists explained to Sainsbury's shoppers how Sainsbury's has mislabelled products from Israeli settlements in the West Bank as 'Produce of Israel'.
Human rights activists explained to Sainsbury’s shoppers how Sainsbury’s has mislabelled products from Israeli settlements in the West Bank as ‘Produce of Israel’.

 

A basket of Sainsbury's Israeli figs arranged by human right activists as part of a symbolic representation of Israel's separation barrier. Israel's separation barrier, annexing Palestinian territory, is considered illegal under international law.
A basket of Sainsbury’s Israeli figs arranged by human right activists as part of a symbolic representation of Israel’s separation barrier. Israel’s separation barrier, annexing Palestinian territory, is considered illegal under international law.

 

Activists held banners using clever human rights-oriented spins on Sainsbury's marketing slogans such as 'Good food costs less' and 'Try something new'.
Activists held banners using clever human rights-oriented spins on Sainsbury’s marketing slogans such as ‘Good food costs less’ and ‘Try something new’.

 

Human rights activists explained the purpose of the protest inside the Sainsbury's supermarket to interested members of the public.
Human rights activists explained the purpose of the protest inside the Sainsbury’s supermarket to interested members of the public.

 

Human rights activists used loud hailers to explain to shoppers that Sainsbury's, unlike the Co-operative supermarket, stocks products from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.
Human rights activists used loud hailers to explain to shoppers that Sainsbury’s, unlike the Co-operative supermarket, stocks products from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.

 

Human rights activists chant pro-Palestinian slogans as police ask them to leave the Sainsbury's supermarket.
Human rights activists chant pro-Palestinian slogans as police ask them to leave the Sainsbury’s supermarket.

 

An activist uses a loud hailer to explain to passing members of the public how Sainsbury's policy of continuing to purchase goods from Israeli settlements in the West Bank has a direct impact on human rights abuses taking place there.
An activist uses a loud hailer to explain to passing members of the public how Sainsbury’s policy of continuing to purchase goods from Israeli settlements in the West Bank has a direct impact on human rights abuses taking place there.

 

Human rights activists hold banners containing spins on well-known Sainsbury's marketing slogans outside the large Sainsbury's supermarket in Islington, London.
Human rights activists hold banners containing spins on well-known Sainsbury’s marketing slogans outside the large Sainsbury’s supermarket in Islington, London.

 

Protesters outside the Sainsbury's supermarket in Islington, London, wave Palestinian flags and use loud hailers to explain the purpose of the protest to passing members of the public.
Protesters outside the Sainsbury’s supermarket in Islington, London, wave Palestinian flags and use loud hailers to explain the purpose of the protest to passing members of the public.

 

 

An activist uses a loud hailer to explain to passing members of the public how Sainsbury's policy of continuing to purchase goods from Israeli settlements in the West Bank has a direct impact on the suffering of the Palestinian population there.
An activist uses a loud hailer to explain to passing members of the public how Sainsbury’s policy of continuing to purchase goods from Israeli settlements in the West Bank has a direct impact on the suffering of the Palestinian population there.

 

A human rights activist holding ethically-sourced Co-operative supermarket herbs explains the purpose of the protest at Sainsbury's to interested young members of the public.
A human rights activist holding ethically-sourced Co-operative supermarket herbs explains the purpose of the protest at Sainsbury’s to interested young members of the public.

 

Human rights activists engage with interested members of the public as part of a protest against Sainsbury's procuring produce from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.
Human rights activists engage with interested members of the public as part of a protest against Sainsbury’s procuring produce from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.

 

Human rights activists gathered a selection of Sainsbury's Israeli products. Sainsbury's stocks not only numerous products from Israel but also products from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.
Human rights activists gathered a selection of Sainsbury’s Israeli products. Sainsbury’s stocks not only numerous products from Israel but also products from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank considered illegal under international law.

 

A police officer observes the protest taking place outside the large Sainsbury's supermarket in Islington, London.
A police officer observes the protest taking place outside the large Sainsbury’s supermarket in Islington, London.

 

Human rights activists urge members of the public passing a large Sainsbury's supermarket in Islington to boycott Israeli goods in order to put pressure on Israel to cease its alleged human rights abuses.
Human rights activists urge members of the public passing a large Sainsbury’s supermarket in Islington to boycott Israeli goods in order to put pressure on Israel to cease its alleged human rights abuses.

 

Human rights activists display a banner stating 'Israeli Apartheid - Leave The Shop' outside the large Sainsbury's supermarket in Islington, London.
Human rights activists display a banner stating ‘Israeli Apartheid – Leave The Shop’ outside the large Sainsbury’s supermarket in Islington, London.

 

Human rights activists protest Israeli settlement goods at Sainsbury’s
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