Its development reputation has been tarnished, and nobody is able to define quite what the UK’s foreign policy actually is.
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Sir Alan Duncan is MP for Rutland and Melton. He is a former Minister of State for International Development, and Shadow Leader of the House of Commons.Follow @
The Government’s response to the proposed evictions in Sheikh Jarrah and the violence in the Al-Aqsa mosque show that it has been living a lie for years.
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.
Under my chairmanship, I aim for the Conservative Middle East Council to help to ensure both.
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.
The time has come to make sure above any doubt that the funding of any party in the UK is clearly decoupled from the influence of the Israeli state.
As I have urged the Speaker, each job requires an appropriate specialist.