In Brief: Gulf states slam Palestinian groups for supporting Houthis

Palestinian terror groups including Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad received sharp criticism from Gulf states over the weekend due to their condemnation of Saudi airstrikes in Yemen.

Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain launched scathing attacks on the Palestinian groups …

LFI vice chair: Keir’s stance against BDS and antisemitism is true Labour values

Labour Friends of Israel vice-chair Diana Johnson MP has written the below article for Jewish News. Click here to read the original.

The recent speech to the Labour Friends of Israel Annual Lunch by Keir Starmer offered not simply an …

LFI chair: For Israel, Palestine and peace, we must work towards a two-state solution

Labour Friends of Israel chair Steve McCabe MP has written the below article for LabourList. Click here to read the original.

Earlier this month, we marked the tragic assassination in 1995 of Yitzhak Rabin – an event that robbed Israel …

Steve McCabe’s Speech to LFI’s Annual Lunch 2021


Steve McCabe MP 

Chair, Labour Friends of Israel 

Speech to LFI Annual Lunch 

Chief Rabbi, Ambassador Hotovely, friends. 

It is my great pleasure to welcome you to the Labour Friends of Israel Annual Lunch.