Tag Archives: tourism

ASA Rules Against Palestinian UK Embassy Website

A rare piece of good news from the UK. The same Advertising Standards Authority that banned the Western Wall from Israeli tourism adverts has ruled against the website of the Palestinian Diplomatic Mission to the UK. Among the complaints upheld: An interactive map under the heading “Discover Palestine” in the colors of the Palestinian flag (red,

ASA: No See, No Can Do

Many HonestReporting subscribers wrote complaints to the UK’s Advertising Standards Authority after we reprinted a “Travel Palestine” ad in the National Geographic magazine. One complainant, however, sent us the ASA’s response to her complaint, part of which is below: However I understand you were sent of copy of the ad by a third party.  The