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Netanyahu Compares Hamas Rocket Attacks to What Britain Endured During World War Two

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu and former British prime minster Winston Churchill Photo: AP/REX FEATURES

By Richard Spencer, Middle East Correspondent

Israeli leaders have told Britain it should support its continuing war in Gaza because Hamas’s rocket attacks are like the Blitz. 937 more words

Is Cameron Digging His Own Grave? - Marco Scozzafava On The Reshuffle

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In his first blog since being drafted into housepartypolitics as part of our own reshuffle, neutral blogger Marco Scozzafava evaluates David Cameron’s decision to replace William Hague and Michael Gove in Senior Cabinet positions.   567 more words

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Russia should cooperate fully with the investigation in relation to MH17

Strong concerns were raised around the lack of progress being made to secure access to the crash site to recover and repatriate the victims. Earlier Philip Hammond, the new UK foreign secretary, said  to  339 more words

Diplomacy

A UK government idiot speaks (#gaza #israel #uk #politics)

This may be one of the stupidest statements we have heard from a UK politician concerning Gaza if the ITV report is correct.

The newly appointed foreign minster, Phillip Hammond, made a statement today concerning Israel’s actions against Gaza. 608 more words

Government & Politics

MH17: Malaysia Airlines crash victims robbed of their dignity by rebels

Russian-backed rebels accused of removing some of the corpses, taking their possessions and destroying evidence

A pro-Russian separatist stands at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Photo: Reuters… 1,021 more words

Dutch PM warns Putin has 'one last chance' to help with plane disaster

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte says he had a “very intense” phone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin Saturday, in which he urged the Russian leader to use his influence over Ukraine’s separatists to help in the investigation of the Malaysian plane shot down over… 370 more words

World

How to be Foreign Secretary in six easy steps

William Hague has resigned as Foreign Secretary. But what advice should the new Foreign Secretary, Philip Hammond, follow? Here’s what I’d tell the 58-year-old who’s trying to fill the original Tory Boy’s shoes. 438 more words

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