MPs tell councils it’s still legitimate to boycott Israeli goods

MPs took the chance to slam the government over its plans to stop local authority boycotts of Israeli goods at a Westminster debate yesterday. The debate was the first opportunity MPs had had to discuss the procurement policy note since it was announced in Israel in February by Cabinet Office Minister, Matthew Hancock. MPs wanted …

Palestine in Parliament: 18 January 2016

FRIDAY  22  JANUARY  2016 David Jones: What representations has Foreign Secretary made to his Israeli counterpart on the transfer of protected persons from the West Bank to prisons inside Israel? http://www.parliament.uk/business/publications/written-questions-answers-statements/written-question/Commons/2016-01-19/23077 Commons Written Answers THURSDAY  21  JANUARY  2016 John Howell: What reports has Foreign Secretary received of the glorification by the Fatah movement of terrorists …