Monday, January 23, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM (GMT)
CMEC PALESTINE PROGRAM
Palestine: the case for recognition
The Rt Hon Sir Hugo Swire KCMG MP, CMEC Chairman
in conversation with
Sir Vincent Fean KCVO, former Consul General to Jerusalem
This discussion will be focused on Palestinian statehood and what impact British recognition of a Palestinian state might have.
The discussion will also consider the recent UN resolution against Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem, the potential impact of Donald Trump on the Israeli–Palestinian conflict, and the UK’s role in supporting a peaceful two-state settlement.
The event will include a Q&A session.