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Comment: Israel has historically enjoyed the bipartisan support of the US, but sympathies are changing and the era of unconditional political support is coming to an end, writes CJ Werleman.

The UK leader defended taking military action against Syria on the weekend without seeking parliamentary approval as British lawmakers vent their anger over the decision.

Syria intervention deepens the UK's political divide

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Syria intervention deepens the UK's political divide

The UK's participation in missile strikes on the Syria regime has divided the country, after May broke with convention by ordering military strikes without parliamentary approval.

UK opposition leader <em>Corbyn</em> warns against intervention in Syria

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UK opposition leader Corbyn warns against intervention in Syria

The leader of the UK's main opposition party has warned that strikes against Syria's regime could escalate the conflict, as the British ...

Theresa May recalls ministers as Britain weighs Syria action

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Theresa May recalls ministers as Britain weighs Syria action

May will reportedly seek her ministers' approval to join allies in targeting President Bashar Assad's regime as US President Donald Trump warned ...

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UK's May 'ready to approve' Syria strikes

Prime Minister Theresa May is not expected to seek parliamentary approval in order to swiftly join any potential US strike on Syria.

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Hundreds march in Tel Aviv against Gaza protest killings

Hundreds of Israelis protested against Friday's bloodbath in Tel Aviv this weekend, with a radio host banned for condemning killings of ...

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UK opposition leader condemns Israel's 'appalling' Gaza protest killings

The leader of the UK's main opposition party has denounced Israel after its forces killed Palestinian protesters at Gaza's border with Israel, ...

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Jeremy Corbyn embroiled in new anti-Semitism row

UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has come under fire from British-Jewish groups, who have accused him of failing to address anti-Semitism ...

Syria activists hijack Labour Party fundraiser at swanky restaurant

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Syria activists hijack Labour Party fundraiser at swanky restaurant

Three Syria activists have targeted a UK Labour Party event hosted by Shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry, asking her to reconsider her ...

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Britain to sell 48 fighter jets to Saudi Arabia

News of the sale comes as Crown Prince and de facto Saudi ruler Mohammed bin Salman visits the UK amid protests.

Saudi crown prince faces protest as UK trip begins Saudi crown prince faces protest as UK trip begins

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Saudi crown prince faces protest as UK trip begins

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been met the UK's Prime Minister Theresa May in London, as protesters held rallies against the visit.

Saudi Arabia defends 'just' Yemen war despite thousands killed

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Saudi Arabia defends 'just' Yemen war despite thousands killed

Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister has claimed the the country's devastating war in Yemen in morally right, as Mohammed bin Salman faces criticism ...

UK opposition leader calls for Saudi arms sales halt

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UK opposition leader calls for Saudi arms sales halt

The leader of Britain's main opposition party has called on the Prime Minister to halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia ahead of a visit by the ...

Trump sparks UK political row after cancelling London trip

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Trump sparks UK political row after cancelling London trip

Trump said he was abandoning next month's trip to open the new US embassy because he did not like the location and cost of the building.

Jonathan Fenton-Harvey

The international community's whitewashing of Yemen

Analysis: A reluctance to criticise Saudi Arabia's military campaign has empowered Riyadh to destroy thousands of Yemeni lives, writes Jonathan Fenton-Harvey.

Imogen Lambert

Could Labour make a difference to the Palestinian cause?

Jeremy Corbyn is renowned for his pro-Palestine views. But how does this translate into Labour policy and will it have any real effect ...

Hilary Aked

Why the Israel lobby fears it's losing Labour

Comment: The consolidation of a left-wing, pro-Palestinian leader's power, has been bad news for Israel's supporters in Labour, writes Hilary ...

Sam Hamad

Comrade Corbyn supports Russian imperialism in Syria

Comment: Corbyn's criticism of UK support for the Free Syrian Police, coupled with his support for Russian intervention, means he is on the ...

Trump 'wrong' to retweet anti-Muslim videos, says Downing Street

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Trump 'wrong' to retweet anti-Muslim videos, says Downing Street

It was wrong for President Trump to retweet videos posted by far-right group, Downing Street says.

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Johnson accused of jeopardising case of jailed Briton

The husband of a British woman imprisoned in Iran has said that his wife discovered lumps in her breasts and he urged government to step up ...

My name is Rachel Corrie

Malia Bouattia

My name is Rachel Corrie

Comment: Plays such as 'My name is Rachel Corrie' form an essential part of the Palestinian resistance. They will not be silenced, writes Malia ...

A century of Balfour's betrayal

A century of Balfour's betrayal

Special coverage: The Balfour Declaration set the stage for the creation of the state of Israel and the mass ongoing displacement and ...

How Britain once turned against Balfour, embraced 'one-state solution'

Karim Traboulsi

How Britain once turned against Balfour, embraced 'one-state solution'

'Let me be clear' and 'strong and stable' have been joined in the Theresa 'Maybot' boot sequence by 'pride in the Balfour Declaration'.

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