Presbyterians to divest stock to protest Israeli policy on Palestinians; 3 companies targeted

  • by: JEFF KAROUB , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 21, 2014 - 6:15 AM

DETROIT — The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) on Friday became the most prominent religious group in the United States to endorse divestment as a protest against Israeli policies toward Palestinians, voting to sell church stock in three companies whose products Israel uses in the occupied territories.

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