In this Thursday, May 31, 2018, photo, customers come out of a Daimaru department store in Tokyo. The major Japanese department store quietly removed a vendor specializing in wine from Israel’s occupied territory at a recent food fair following protests from citizens’ groups amid escalating violence there. (AP Photo/Mari Yamaguchi)

Japan department store Diamaru removes Israeli wine importer amid protests over recent Middle East conflict

Company said it withdrew its offer to the importer Naturael to participate in a fair in May

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In this Thursday, May 31, 2018, photo, customers come out of a Daimaru department store in Tokyo. The major Japanese department store quietly removed a vendor specializing in wine from Israel’s occupied territory at a recent food fair following protests from citizens’ groups amid escalating violence there. (AP Photo/Mari Yamaguchi)
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