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Israel: Trees

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN HL8099, tabled on 14 September 2020

To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they plan to make to the government of Israel about the uprooting of olive trees for the construction of a settler-only road in Ras Karkarby by that government.

Answered on

22 September 2020

We are troubled by reports of the destruction of olive trees and we have expressed our concerns to the Israeli Government on a number of occasions. We continue to oppose settlement expansion in the Occupied Palestinian Territories.