9 Apr 2024

Britain won’t stop selling arms to Israel, says Lord Cameron

Washington Correspondent

With Ukraine under the cosh, a devastating war in Gaza and the present world order fraying at the seams, there was much for the Foreign Secretary to discuss with his US counterpart Antony Blinken on a visit to Washington today.

Lord Cameron used the opportunity to reaffirm the government’s position – that British arms sales to Israel will continue – and beforehand there was even time for a detour to Palm Beach, Florida to see Donald Trump, a man whose policies he once described as ‘divisive, stupid and wrong.