Archive for April 2010

How Will British Elections Affect Israel?

April 8, 2010

British elections are scheduled for May 6. The three parties in the UK are Labor, Liberal Democrats and Conservatives. All three parties favor Israel’s return to 1949 borders. Nonetheless, there are some differences between the parties regarding their attitudes toward Israel. Labor is not particularly sympathetic to Israel despite PM Brown’s close personal ties to the Jewish community. The Liberal Democrats seem to be firmly in the Palestinian camp, while the Conservatives are more sympathetic to Israel.

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