Politicians like Geert Wilders who want to ban the Quran and who treat all Muslims as “the enemy within” are doing ISIS’s work for them.
Posts Tagged: Palestine
Nicky Morgan: A bedrock Conservative belief – that we mustn’t wait for the state to act before doing so ourselves
How I saw civil society at work recently in Israel, across the religious and ethnic divide, and am helping to build it up in Loughborough.
Eric Pickles: Netanyahu’s visit. It would be fitting were Britain later to sign its first free trade deal with the Middle East’s only true democracy.
Our relationship with Israel makes us safer, healthier, and more prosperous.
Both the organisation and its critics have a mutual interest in suggesting otherwise.
The settlements, but not the military occupation, should be removed from the West Bank – to create the conditions for an agreement with the Palestinians later.
A British communique served as a birth certificate for the thriving, modern nation Israel is today.
Plus: I kick-start the Middle East Peace Process (or try to). Why Turkey is a semi-fascist state. I will interview Davis. And: Khan should upgrade, and travel Club Class.
As the country’s Arab citizens successfully integrate themselves into Israeli society, they will influence the dynamics of the state with regard to its policies.
Alan Duncan and Stephen Kinnock: Why the Speaker of Israel’s Parliament, who addresses MPs today, must be challenged
We must say forcefully that we consider his presence in an illegal settlement on land that belongs to the Palestinians to be unacceptable.
I think regularly about the new West Bank Palestinian city that I visited , and how some of the things that confused me then still do now.
At a time of great change in the region, I’m very proud of the work we have done to connect our Party with the critical issues and people there.
Eric Pickles MP: Why is the Foreign Office turning a blind eye to Palestinian incitement of violence?
It should not equate the acts of a handful of extremists on the very fringes of Israeli society to the state-sanctioned incitement of violence rife within Palestinian society.
A year on since the Commons voted to recognise Palestinian statehood, we must apply proper diplomatic pressure and see it as an essential moral issue of our time.
Asymmetric war has failed for 70 years. There is an opportunity now to change tack – but it will be hard.
Four things have surprised me during my recent weeks in the country.