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Israel: Palestinians

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN HL6543, tabled on 29 February 2016

To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they intend to take following the second postponement of the visit to follow up the June 2012 report Children in Military Custody.

Answered on

7 March 2016

On 18 February during his visit to Israel, the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, my hon. Friend the Member for Bournemouth East (Mr Ellwood), expressed his disappointment to Israel’s Deputy Foreign Minister at Israel's unwillingness to facilitate meetings for the British lawyers. We are now considering alternative means to take forward this work.