ISLAMABAD: International Islamic university, Islamabad (IIUI) has suspended three staff after creating a stall over Israeli cultural and customs by the students.
The university said the dean of the faculty of management sciences, a student affairs adviser and a female lecturer had all been suspended over the incident.
The stall for promotion of Israeli culture was arranged in a hall situated in the Faisal Mosque in Islamabad, the capital of Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
A ceremony “UN Debate Contest” was also arranged by the Faculty of “Management Sciences Women Department”.
Some students, a few of those from other countries, set up the stall where items showing Israel’s culture were displayed. Banners in the background also showed the Israeli flag as well as pictures of the Israeli premier.
“WELCOME TO THE LAND OF PEACE AND PROSPERITY,” read a banner.
The local people said that without university administration’s permission it was impossible to set up such stall.