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Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Gaza: Genocide Convention (19 Feb 2024)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ...the release of hostages and the need to get more aid in. We are clear that an immediate pause is necessary to get aid in and hostages out, and then we want to build towards a sustainable, permanent ceasefire, without a return to the fighting.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Israel: Arms Trade (19 Feb 2024)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ...and independence of the International Court of Justice (ICJ). However, we have stated that we have considerable concerns about this case, which is not helpful in the goal of achieving a sustainable ceasefire.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Gaza: Israel (14 Feb 2024)

Andrew Mitchell: ...Prime Minister Netanyahu, Foreign Minister Katz and other senior politicians the UK's call for an immediate pause to get aid in and hostages out and then progress towards a sustainable, permanent ceasefire, without a return to destruction, fighting and loss of life. Vital steps include the release of all Israeli hostages, the formation of a new Palestinian Government for the West Bank and...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Gaza: Armed Conflict (14 Feb 2024)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: The Foreign Secretary and the Prime Minister have reiterated the vital steps needed for a sustainable, permanent ceasefire in their contacts with Prime Minister Netanyahu and other senior Israeli political leaders, including during the Foreign Secretary's visit to Israel on 24 January. There must be a reduction in civilian casualties. All parties must act within International Humanitarian...

Palestinian State: UK Recognition - Question (13 Feb 2024)

Lord Cameron of Chipping Norton: ...are focused on Gaza right now is the level of death and destruction, and people want to bring that to an end, as do I. This is why we have made this proposal for the immediate pause, moving to the ceasefire, with the five conditions we need to put in place to help to bring that about and work towards a political solution.

Children in Gaza - Question (13 Feb 2024)

Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle: I thank the noble Lord, but surely a pause in fighting is not enough. We need a permanent ceasefire now. Specifically, I am sure he is aware of the awful fate of six year-old Hind Rajab, calling for help in the midst of the bodies of her dead relatives, who appears to have died with two would-be rescuers from the Red Crescent. Have the Government demanded answers from the Israeli...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Members' Statements: Israel-Palestine War: Situation in Gaza (13 Feb 2024)

Declan Kearney: ...an existential atrocity taking place in real time. I appeal to political and community leaders across our society to support the demand for an end to the war, to support an immediate and permanent ceasefire, to ensure that the medical and humanitarian relief being denied to the Palestinian people is provided and to demand that Israeli forces are withdrawn immediately from Gaza and the West...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Members' Statements: Israel-Palestine War: Situation in Gaza (13 Feb 2024)

Kate Nicholl: ...is important; every life matters. What is happening in Palestine is wrong. The least that we should say is that it is wrong and that the UK and the USA have to be unambiguous about the need for a ceasefire. Last year, during the Good Friday Agreement 25th anniversary celebrations, I met Palestinian and Israeli film-makers. They kept asking me specific questions about how we worked...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Members' Statements: Israel-Palestine War: Situation in Gaza (13 Feb 2024)

Gerry Carroll: ...should never be forgiven for supporting those crimes against humanity and against Palestinian people: let us say their names. Last week, when we first sat, I urged MLAs to collectively call for a ceasefire and submitted a motion to that effect. That motion needs to be brought to the Assembly as a matter of urgency for us to discuss the issue and make it clear that we cannot operate as...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Gaza: Genocide Convention (12 Feb 2024)

Andrew Mitchell: ...is binding. We respect the role and independence of the ICJ. However, we have stated that we have considerable concerns about this case, which is not helpful in the goal of achieving a sustainable ceasefire. Israel has the right to defend itself against Hamas in line with International Law, as we have said from the outset. Our view is that Israel's actions in Gaza cannot be described as a...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Gaza: Genocide Convention (12 Feb 2024)

Andrew Mitchell: ...Court of Justice (ICJ). The ICJ's ruling is binding. However, we have stated that we have considerable concerns about this case, which is not helpful in the goal of achieving a sustainable ceasefire. Israel has the right to defend itself against Hamas in line with International Law, as we have said from the outset. Our view is that Israel's actions in Gaza cannot be described as a...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Gaza: Genocide Convention (12 Feb 2024)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ...and independence of the International Court of Justice (ICJ). However, we have stated that we have considerable concerns about this case, which is not helpful in the goal of achieving a sustainable ceasefire. Israel has the right to defend itself against Hamas in line with International Humanitarian Law, as we have said from the outset. Our view is that Israel's actions in Gaza cannot be...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Gaza: Genocide Convention (12 Feb 2024)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ...and independence of the International Court of Justice (ICJ). However we have stated that we have considerable concerns about this case, which is not helpful in the goal of achieving a sustainable ceasefire. Israel has the right to defend itself against Hamas in line with International Humanitarian Law (IHL), as we have said from the outset. Our view is that Israel's actions in Gaza cannot...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Western Sahara: Ceasefires ( 9 Feb 2024)

Lloyd Russell-Moyle: To ask the Minister of State, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, what assessment he has made of the potential impact on development in the Maghreb of the breakdown of the ceasefire in Western Sahara.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Gaza: Israel ( 9 Feb 2024)

Andrew Mitchell: ...and independence of the International Court of Justice (ICJ); however, we have stated that we have considerable concerns about this case, which is not helpful in the goal of achieving a sustainable ceasefire. Israel has the right to defend itself against Hamas in line with IHL, as we have said from the outset. Our view is that Israel's actions in Gaza cannot be described as a genocide,...

Gaza: Humanitarian Situation - Question for Short Debate ( 8 Feb 2024)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ..., that we too want to see the end of fighting. We have called for an immediate pause now to get more aid in and hostages out. We want to turn this pause into a specific, sustainable and permanent ceasefire. That means no return to fighting. The Foreign Secretary was in the region last week to do exactly that. To conclude, my noble friend Lord Leigh, the noble Lords, Lord Pannick, Lord...

Gaza: Humanitarian Aid and Children — [Valerie Vaz in the Chair] ( 8 Feb 2024)

Apsana Begum: ...of any remaining Israeli children who are held captive, and we need all hostages to be released. As many Members have said today and have been saying for some time, only an immediate and permanent ceasefire can end the suffering of children affected by all these decisions. Question put and agreed to. Resolved, That this House has considered humanitarian aid and children in Gaza. Sitting...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: UNRWA: Finance ( 8 Feb 2024)

Leo Docherty: ...people in Gaza get food, water, shelter and medicines. We are also clear that an immediate pause is necessary to get aid in and hostages out, and then progress towards a sustainable, permanent ceasefire, without a return to destruction, fighting and loss of life.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Israel: Palestinians ( 8 Feb 2024)

Leo Docherty: We want to see an end to the fighting in Gaza as soon as possible and are calling for an immediate pause to get aid in and hostages out, then progress towards a sustainable, permanent ceasefire, without a return to destruction, fighting and loss of life. These are the vital steps: o the release of all Israeli hostages; o the formation of a new Palestinian Government for the West Bank and...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Gaza: Genocide Convention ( 8 Feb 2024)

Leo Docherty: ...and independence of the International Court of Justice (ICJ). However, we have stated that we have considerable concerns about this case, which is not helpful in the goal of achieving a sustainable ceasefire. Israel has the right to defend itself against Hamas in line with International Humanitarian Law, as we have said from the outset. Our view is that Israel's actions in Gaza cannot be...


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