We remain gravely concerned about the humanitarian situation in Gaza and the poor state of essential services, including water and sanitation. In a briefing to the diplomatic corps on
My right honourable friends the Foreign Secretary and the Secretary of State for International Development issued statements on 11 and
My right honourable friend the Foreign Secretary has also reiterated our concerns in phone calls with Israeli Foreign Minister Livni and Defence Minister Barak in recent weeks.
Our embassy in Tel Aviv continues to raise this issue on a regular basis with the Israelis.