- Signed an open letter calling on the German government to reject a resolution equating BDS with anti-Semitism. The letter also urged Germany to continue funding organizations, including pro-BDS NGOs, that “peacefully challenge the Israeli occupation” and “expose severe violations of international law.” 
- Wrote in his English blog that “racism and hatred” are “widespread” in Israel.
- Welcomed the EU’s decision to label Jewish products from Judea and Samaria.
- Accused Israel of holding “millions of Palestinians in a sort of open-air prison.”