UK Prime Minister called to oppose Israel’s collective punishment

Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) has written to the UK Prime Minister to ask him to intervene against Israel’s collective punishment against Palestinians, in the wake of a violent attack in Tel Aviv. Hugh Lanning, chair of PSC,  expressed sympathy for all the victims of violence, with at least 66 Palestinians and eight Israeli fatalities this year. “Every …

Israeli settler addresses the British Parliament

Settler addresses UK Parliament The  speaker of Israel’s Knesset – an Israeli settler living in occupied Palestinian territory –  is due to address both houses of the British Parliament on Wednesday (2nd March). The invitation to Yuli Edelstein, extended by the speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, has been condemned by Palestine Solidarity …

PSC update: activists take centre-stage

  Netanyahu: not welcome here More than 2,000 people massed outside the gates of Downing Street yesterday in protest at David Cameron’s welcome for Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu. Netanyahu flew into London for a two day visit, which will include a meeting with Cameron. He is also scheduled to meet with other MPs. Protesters …