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Organisers of Pharrell Williams concert withdraw protester application

The court application was launched to limit the number of pro-Palestinian protesters at the Woolies event.

FILE: Musician Pharrell Williams attends TheWrap's Awards & Foreign Screening Series "Despicable Me 2" at the Landmark Theater on November 19, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. Picture: AFP

CAPE TOWN - Organisers of the Pharrell Williams performance at a Woolworths event have confirmed it's withdrawn a court application to limit the number of pro-Palestinian protester at the event.

On Monday the hotel group lodged an urgent court interdict against Boycott Divestment and Sanctions (BDS).

BDS has been running a campaign against Woolworths for importing Israeli goods.

"Subsequent to our interdict BDS have put in a separate application which requested the court to reset the terms of their permit."

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