“The annexation of occupied territory is in violation of international law as set out in UN Security Council Resolutions,” a House of Lords committee has said.
However, 46% said they would not support a boycott of Israeli products, while a similar number said that hating Israel is antisemitism.
“If cultural organisations are afraid of hosting events for Jewish writers, then Britain has taken a big step backwards.”
A commenter on Longos’ post wrote simply that the seven MPs were “Israelis,” a comment which Longos “loved” on Facebook.
Britain is Israel's leading export destination within the EU, according to the Central Bureau of Statistics.
What is wrong in castigating ignorant Jews who not only publicly identify with those seeking to murder us but even stoop to commemorating them by publicly reciting kaddish?
As Prince William said: “The ties between our two countries have never been stronger.”
This lack of an official royal visit has been no oversight but rather a deliberate snub to the Jewish state on the part of the British Foreign Office.
Akunis: A clear message against backers of anti-Israel boycotts
The program was launched at a reception in London to mark UK-Israel Science Day.