Poland shuns Israel talks over ‘racism’

Poland shuns Israel talks over ‘racism’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki (L) met Mr Netanyahu in Warsaw this month A summit of central European leaders in Israel has been cancelled because of an Israel-Poland row over the Holocaust. Poland withdrew after being angered by comments from Israeli leaders about Polish complicity in the Holocaust.In particular, Israel’s acting…

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Seven MPs leave Labour Party

Seven MPs leave Labour Party

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMPs resign from Labour over Brexit and anti-Semitism Seven MPs have resigned from the Labour Party in protest at Jeremy Corbyn’s approach to Brexit and anti-Semitism.They are: Chuka Umunna, Luciana Berger, Chris Leslie, Angela Smith, Mike Gapes, Gavin Shuker and Ann Coffey.Ms Berger said Labour had become…

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Kashmiri Muslims face backlash after attack

Kashmiri Muslims face backlash after attack

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionIndian troops patrol the area where the attack took place Nine people, including four Indian soldiers and a policeman, have been killed in Indian-administered Kashmir during a gun battle, police say.The clash occurred in Pulwama, where more than 40 Indian paramilitary police were killed in a bombing…

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Polish PM cancels trip amid Holocaust row

Polish PM cancels trip amid Holocaust row

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki (L) met Mr Netanyahu this month PM Mateusz Morawiecki has cancelled a trip to Israel following comments on the Holocaust by Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu.Mr Netanyahu was quoted in Israeli media as saying “Poles co-operated with the Germans” during the Holocaust.He later issued a clarification saying…

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