Euro MP visits

EURO MP Diana Wallis, guest speaker at a meeting of the Halifax Friends of Palestine, told how peace in the Middle East was critical to the future well being of Europe and the rest of the world.

The meeting was chaired by Monica Wusteman, of York Palestine Solidarity Campaign, who described her own experiences of lobbying the European Parliament and Commission about the situation facing the Palestinians in the Israeli Occupied Territories of Gaza and the West Bank.

They were thanked by Jenny Lynn, chairwoman of the Halifax Friends of Palestine.