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Anti-Semitic incident at ITB Berlin. The investigation will not be

Thursday, March 8, at the «International tourism exchange in Berlin» (Internationale Tourismus-Börse Berlin, ITB Berlin), one of the largest tourist fairs of the world, there was an unpleasant incident.

The newspaper Der Tagesspiegel called the incident the «anti-Semitic».

Three employees of a private security firm to ensure public order at the fair, staged a «protest» near the Israeli stand, waving Palestinian flags and shouting «free Palestine!». Their behavior angered the employees of the Ministry of tourism of Israel who were present in the hall altercation ensued.

The police intervened and order was restored.

The press-Secretary of police of Berlin, noticed that the investigation of the incident will not. She also reported that two of the participants of the «protest» at 19 years old, the third is 21. All three guards are immigrants from Arab countries who is a citizen of Germany, reports Deutsche Welle. Previously, they were detained for participating in riots and attacks on citizens.

In the past, the media have repeatedly pointed out that the security company of Berlin, often hiring young people in contact with local gangs and visiting radical mosques.

Press Secretary ITB Emanuel höger said: «the Safety of exhibitors and visitors – is our top priority. Three guards involved in the incident have been suspended from work.»

Near the Israeli stand at the exhibition are the stands of the Palestinian authority, Egypt, Jordan and Lebanon. ITB Berlin runs until Sunday. the fair presents nearly 10,000 exhibitors from 180 countries.

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