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British MPs urge government to impose sanctions on Israel if it annexes West Bank

Almost 130 British members of parliament have urged Prime Minister Boris Johnson to impose economic sanctions on Israel should the country’s new coalition government carry out its plans to annex the Palestinian territories of the occupied West Bank.
In a letter last week, signed by the Conservative Party’s former chairman Lord Chris Patten and its former international development secretary Andrew Mitchell, makes it clear to Johnson that the annexation is illegal and would be a blatant violation of international law, as reported by British newspaper the Guardian.
Organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding (Caabu), the letter and its signatories condemn the …read more

Source:: Middle East Monitor


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