Luciana Berger joins LFI parliamentary candidates delegation in meeting President Herzog

The first Labour Friends of Israel delegation of prospective parliamentary candidates (PPCs) since 2014 last week met with the Israeli president, Isaac Herzog.

What happened

  • The delegation, led by LFI chair Steve McCabe MP and joined by Luciana Berger –

Analysis: Herzog slates “illegal and immoral” settler violence

The Israel’s president, Isaac Herzog, today condemned “illegal and immoral” attacks by settlers on Palestinians, as the country’s security forces vowed a crackdown on “nationalist terror”.

What happened

  • A terror attack carried out by Hamas activists near the northern West Bank

In Brief: Four Israelis killed and four injured in West Bank terror attack

Palestinian gunmen opened fire at a petrol station in the central West Bank on Tuesday, killing four Israelis and wounding four others.

The IDF reported that at least two gunmen carried out the attack near the settlement of Eli.

One …

In Brief: Israel normalisation on agenda as Blinken to visit Saudi Arabia

US secretary of state Antony Blinken will travel to Saudi Arabia this week, with improving ties between Israel and Saudi Arabia on the agenda for talks.

Blinken “will discuss US-Saudi strategic cooperation on regional and global issues and a range …