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MIDDLE EAST RUMORS
Many companies are finding themselves the subject of various rumors that attempt to draw the companies and their products into the conflict in the Middle East.

Some rumors and variations of those rumors concern The Coca-Cola Company. A few have been around for several years in one form or another and have recently had a resurgence.
Here are some rumors you may have seen or heard - and the facts.
 Rumor: Boycotting Coca-Cola makes a statement against America and American (foreign) policies
 Rumor: The Coca-Cola Company is a Jewish company. (Variations of this rumor suggest that the company is affiliated with the Mormon religion.)
 Rumor: Warning not to buy Coca-Cola due to possible contamination by terrorists
 Rumor: Coca-Cola contains material making it unsuitable for vegetarians and Muslims
 Rumor: Coca-Cola contributes profits to Israel
 Rumor: Coca-Cola runs advertising that is offensive to Muslims
 Rumor: Anti-Muslim messages appear in graphics (No Mohammed, No Mecca)