Robin Yassin-Kassab

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Dear Prime Minister

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Dear Prime Minister

I am very pleased that you have been calling for an immediate ceasefire in Israel-Palestine. This marks a clear difference from the statements not only of President Bush but also of Tony Blair during the 2006 assault on Lebanon. Your stand shows some degree of British independence, and I thank you for it.

I am much less pleased to read this Downing Street statement: “We are working urgently with international partners to address the underlying causes of the conflict, including trafficking of arms into Gaza. Moderation must prevail.”

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Written by Robin Yassin-Kassab

January 3, 2009 at 6:22 pm

Posted in Palestine, UK, Zionism

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