Palestine Statehood

Israel's Illegal Settlements Cannot Be A Sideshow To Glad-Handing When Theresa May Meets Prime Minister Netanyahu

Richard Burden | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Politics
Richard Burden

Theresa May should put Britain's opposition to settlement building in the West Bank centre-stage when she meets Israel's Prime Minister Netanyahu at D...

Israel Should Support Palestinian Statehood

James Snell | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
James Snell

I have a scenario for you: imagine it if you can. There are crowds celebrating in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, a historic handshake, and a treaty or two. A new state has come into existence: it is called Palestine. Its neighbour Israel supported the establishment of the world's youngest nation, and all is rosy and nice...

British Government 'To Back Palestinian Bid For Statehood'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK

The British government is ready to back a Palestinian bid for statehood at the United Nations if President Mahmoud Abbas agrees not to challenge Israe...

Palestinian Statehood - The Pros and Cons

Roslyn Fuller | Posted 23.11.2011 | UK Politics
Roslyn Fuller

As the showdown at UN Headquarters continues this week with Abbas's bid to have a Palestinian State within its 1967 borders and with East Jerusalem as...

Sunday Roundup

Carla Buzasi | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK
Carla Buzasi

In a week when the global economy looked to be in meltdown, when a man was executed for a crime he may or may not have committed, and with the hacking fiasco continuing to make headlines, what was the single event that provoked the biggest uproar? Facebook making changes to its interface. If proof were needed that social networking is now as much a way of life as talking on your phone or, dare one say it, talking full-stop, this was it. And where did the disgruntled world's population head to vent their anger? Twitter. Oh, irony of ironies.