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Most British Jews dislike most Israeli actions and want peace with Palestine, survey finds

Mark Piggot in the International Business Times, 12/11/15
A large majority of British Jews feel uncomfortable with some Israeli policies, believing they harm the country’s reputation abroad. Most British Jews have a “sense of despair” on hearing about new settlements, and believe a two-state solution with Palestine is essential for all involved.
The findings were revealed in a survey of Britain’s Jews, conducted by the liberal Jewish organisation Yachad, which campaigns …

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Three-quarters of British Jews believe settlements are ‘major’ obstacle to peace

Ynet on 12/11/15
New report issued by British pro-peace outfit Yachad finds 24% of British Jews would be willing to ‘support some sanctions against Israel’ if they thought it would push Israeli gov’t towards peace with Palestinians.
A new report, released Thursday by a “pro-Israel, pro-peace” organization in the UK, has revealed British Jews’ nuanced approach to Israel, with a large majority considering themselves pro-Israel at the same time as being critical …

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Most British Jews find Israel’s approach to peace harmful, new study shows

Jenni Frazer in The Times of Israel, 12/11/15
While a majority of British Jews say they are committed to Israel, nearly three-quarters of them believe Israel’s negative approach to peace is harmful and almost 24 percent would be prepared “to support some sanctions against Israel” if they thought it would encourage the Israeli government to act, a new survey has found.
British Jews are in “despair” over Israel’s settlement policy and believe that the Israeli government constantly …

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Major survey on British Jews shows ‘despair’ at Israeli policies

Jewish News, 12/11/15
A major survey on British Jews’ feelings about Israel has shown “feelings of despair” are widespread and that most are torn between loyalty to the country and repulsion at some of its policies.
Releasing the findings of its poll, commissioning group Yachad said the research showed that 68 percent felt “a sense of despair” every time Israel expanded settlements, while three quarters felt settlements were a “major obstacle to peace”.
Almost two in three …

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Poll of British Jews finds widespread unease with Israel’s policies

Harriet Sherwood in The Guardian, 12/11/15
First major survey of attitudes since 2010 finds 73% think Israel’s approach to making peace with Palestinians is damaging its standing in the world
More than two-thirds of British Jews have a “sense of despair” every time an expansion of Israeli settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem is approved, and three-quarters think that Israel’s approach to making peace with the Palestinians is damaging its standing in the world, according to a …

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British Jews back Palestinian land claims

Rosemary Bennett in The Times 12/11/15
Binyamin Netanyahu should pursue peace with Palestinians as his top priority, according to a poll of British Jews.
Three quarters of British Jews believe that Palestinians have a legitimate claim to a land of their own, with the same proportion backing the two-state solution. Two thirds believe that Israel should surrender territory to secure peace. The poll, conducted among 1,131 British Jews by Ipsos Mori, found a strong emotional attachment between …

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Survey finds 41 per cent of young Jews would back sanctions against Israel to advance peace

Simon Rocker in the Jewish Chronicle, 12/11/15
Two in five British Jews aged under 30 would back sanctions against Israel if it encouraged the country to engage in peace talks with the Palestinians, according an internet questionnaire commissioned by the left of centre organisation, Yachad.
While the overwhelming majority of UK Jews remained strongly attached to Israel, the survey found that they hold a “strongly dovish stance on peace” and were deeply opposed to settlement expansion.
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Almost a quarter of British Jews would back ‘sanctions against Israel’, says new poll

David Blair in The Telegraph 12/11/15 Almost a quarter of British Jews would support “sanctions against Israel” under some conditions and 75 per cent believe that settlement expansion is an “obstacle” to peace, according to a survey to be released on Thursday. The opinion poll, conducted by Ipsos-MORI and published by City University, shows that many British Jews oppose some of the central policies of Israel’s leadership. In particular, 75 per cent believe the …

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Why Corbyn is making Lib Dems smile

Marcus Dysch in the Jewish Chronicle, 24/9/15
Supporters of Israel could find a warm welcome in the new-look Liberal Democrats, party members suggested this week.
The election of Tim Farron as party leader following the crushing general election result in May – in which the party was reduced to eight MPs after losing 49 seats – was said to provide a new opportunity for previously disenchanted Israel advocates to return to the fold.
As the party’s annual conference began in …

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Liberal Democrats welcome back Israel advocates at annual conference

Marcus Dysch in the Jewish Chronicle, 21/9/15
Supporters of Israel could find a warm welcome in the new-look Liberal Democrats, party members suggested this week as delegates attended their annual conference.
The election of Tim Farron as party leader following the crushing general election result in May – in which the party was reduced to eight MPs after losing 49 seats – was said to be providing a new opportunity for previously disenchanted Israel advocates to return to the fold.
As the …

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