Air France has been fined almost $13,000 for kicking a pro-Palestinian activist off a flight to Tel Aviv, Israel. They have also been ordered to pay the passenger almost $4,000. Horia Ankour was on her way to attend a “Welcome to Palestine” event in the Palestinian territories when an Air France employee asked whether she had an Israeli passport. When Ankour answered no, and then no again when they asked if she was Jewish, she was escorted off the flight. French prosecutors accused Air France of discrimination, and the court ruled in her favor.
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