Isreali Palestinian Crisis

Why I'm Abstaining on Palestine

Peter Luff | Posted 13.12.2014 | UK Politics
Peter Luff

The problem I face is that neither motion adequately reflects my considered view on what needs to be done to resolve this very important issue. The original motion makes no demand on Hamas to give up its rocket attacks on Israel and to accept Israel's right to exist, while the amendment offers no sense of urgency or of the injustice being experience by Palestinian people.

Britain Condemns New Israeli Settlements

Posted 27.11.2011 | UK

Britain has condemned the decision by Israel to build 1,100 more settlement homes in the West Bank. Foreign Secretary William Hague said the move w...