Tributes to ‘champion of peace’ Alistair Burt MP, who won’t stand for reelection

The Jewish News, September 4, 2019

Zionist pro-peace group Yachad said it was “sad to hear” that the Conservative North East Bedfordshire MP would not stand again, after voting against the Government over Brexit on Tuesday. He has since had the whip withdrawn.

“Alistair has been a thoughtful and highly respected MP who was always a brilliant champion of peace and security for both Israelis and Palestinians,” said Yachad. “He will be missed by all those who work to promote a political resolution to the conflict.”

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