(Muslim Press) - The United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America becomes the first national labor group to supportBDS movement.Making reference to Israel’s history of committing atrocities and violating the human rights of the Palestinians, the major industrial union have decided to speak out against Israel and vote to boycott the Jewish State. The United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America have become the first American union to support the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions(BDS) movement against Israel. The industrial union’s national convention met last week and voted on several international issues including the call to boycott Israel and raising support for the Iran nuclear deal.Recommended:Israeli settlers burn Palestinian baby to deathAfter meeting with Palestinian trade unionists at the World Social Forum in Tunisia, the union voted in favor of the “Justice and Peace for Peoples of Palestine and Israel, ” and condemned the Zionist regime for “ethnic cleansing of 750,000 Palestinians in 1947-48 that turned most of Palestine into the State of Israel. ” “The objective of joining BDS is to put pressure on Israel to end itsapartheid over Palestinians and call on US to cut off financial aid to the Jewish state and also issue support for the Palestinians’ right to return,” the union said.