The US government plans to close the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) office in Washington in its latest show of support for the US-Israel relationship, officials said.
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has criticised Jeremy Corbyn over his presence at a ceremony where a wreath was laid in memory of Palestinians suspected of being behind the Munich Olympics massacre.
Jeremy Corbyn appeared to admit to being present at a wreath-laying ceremony for Palestinian activists suspected of being behind the Munich Olympics massacre.
The widows of Israeli athletes murdered by terrorists have said they were “extremely disturbed” by reports that Jeremy Corbyn took part in a wreath-laying ceremony near the graves of some of those responsible.
Home Secretary Sajid Javid has suggested that Jeremy Corbyn should quit as Labour leader following controversy over his visit to a cemetery in Tunisia containing memorials to PLO terrorists.
The leader of a third major trade union has called on Labour to adopt in full the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s definition of anti-Semitism.
Fresh questions were being asked about Jeremy Corbyn’s visit to a Palestinian graveyard in Tunisia, after claims that photographs showed him holding a wreath near the graves of those responsible for the massacre of Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympics.