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Spanish band expelled from Sziget after insulting Israeli flag

Spanish band Tribade played at the Sziget Festival on Sunday and painted anti-Israel slogans on the Israeli flag.This incident prompted the band to forbidden They have been excluded from the festival by the organizers and a Hungarian foundation has filed a complaint against them.

The band actually crushed themselves when they posted the video on their Instagram page. A video shows the band destroying an Israeli flag at a tent in Siget. The flag had text such as “Free Palestine” and “Israel does not exist” and under it was a penis with the words “Bite me” written on it.

The incident caused tension and festival organizers were quickly informed. They reacted to the incident on their Instagram story, writing that the festival is held yearly in the spirit of peace and that Trivard’s actions go against the values ​​of the event.

Of course, we will not invite them to festivals in the future. ”

said the organizer.

Tribird is condemned By the Action and Protection Foundation, a Hungarian Jewish NGO. They said the band’s actions were a very serious incident that exhausted the new definition of anti-Semitism and that they would do everything possible to bring the perpetrators to justice before the Hungarian authorities.

The organization has filed a complaint for inciting hatred against the Jewish community (Section 332 of the Penal Code).

This year’s Siget Festival Closed on Monday, about 450,000 people enjoyed this huge international event. However, the festival wasn’t without its problems, with police reporting they had to deal with crimes mostly related to theft and drugs.

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Police also reported that nearly 1,600 people visited the BRFK prevention points. They offered crime and accident prevention programs, accident simulators, helpful advice, games, and information on border guard training and school police careers.

Featured photo: MTI/Barrow Zoltán



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