In response to constituents' concerns Dawn Butler, MP for Brent Central, has tabled the following two parliamentary questions:
Dawn Butler has become Vice Chair of the Labour Friends of Palestine.
"What measures is the UK government currently taking to lift the blockade of Gaza, particularly with respect to ensuring the vital entry of humanitarian aid after the devastating attacks seen in 2014?"
"In the light of the UN reported recording of 221 incidents of settler violence with virtually no prosecutions, what discussions has the minister held with Israeli ministers over the failure to prosecute settlers for acts of violence against Palestinians?"
The questions are tabled for Tuesday July 14th and if not picked to be answered orally should receive written answers,