Wow, talk about supporting the wrong side. Wow, talk about hypocrites, considering how Israel reacts to Russia invading Crimea a majority Russian territory. Meanwhile Israel encroaches on Palestinian majority land from today back to 1948, more, and more, and that's "Cool" it's "Israel's right" Rights groups demand Israel stop arming neo-Nazis in Ukraine Rights Groups Demand Israel Stop Arming neo-Nazis in Ukraine Human rights activists petition the court to cease Israeli arms exports to Ukraine since some of these weapons reach neo-Nazi elements in Ukraine’s security forces John Brown Jul 09, 2018 5:26 PM 4comments Subscribe 8146share on facebook Tweet send via email reddit stumbleupon An Azov militiaman with a Tavor rifleAzov YouTube channel screenshot Fingerprinted, jailed and deported 'like criminals': Israel is turning away tourists from the former Soviet Union[/paste:font] Ukraine Holocaust monument vandalized with swastikas Ukrainian nationalists strive to shake off allegations of anti-Semitism A group of more than 40 human rights activists have filed a petition with the High Court of Justice, demanding the cessation of Israeli arms exports to Ukraine. They argue that these weapons serve forces that openly espouse a neo-Nazi ideology and cite evidence that the right-wing Azov militia, whose members are part of Ukraine’s armed forces, and are supported by the country’s ministry of internal affairs, is using these weapons. An earlier appeal to the Defense Ministry was met with no response. The ministry’s considerations in granting export licenses for armaments are not disclosed to the public, but it appears that the appearance of Israeli weapons in the hands of avowed neo-Nazis should be a consideration used in opposing the granting of such a license. Nevertheless, this is not the first time in which the defense establishment is arming forces that embrace a national socialist ideology. Keep updated: Sign up to our newsletter Email* In the past, Israel has armed anti-Semitic regimes, such as the generals’ regime in Argentina, which murdered thousands of Jews in camps while its soldiers stood in watchtowers guarding the abducted prisoners with their Uzi submachine guns. According to a freedom of information petition to Israel's defense ministry from last January (Hebrew: read in full here), Israel also armed Bolivia's military regimes, knowing that Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie was part of the regime. Legal documents used to convict the head of the junta also showed that Barbie's death squads used Israeli Uzis. In the case of Ukraine forces using Israeli weapons are openly stating their support for racist and anti-Semitic ideas, in various publications.