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Middle East

Volume 124: debated on Friday 18 December 1987

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To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what recent representations he has made to the Israeli Government about the implications for the peace process in the middle east and observance of human rights of the recent disturbances on the West Bank and in Gaza, and the temporary closure of Bethlehem university; and if he will make a statement.

We take every appropriate opportunity to stress to the Israelis the importance of respecting human rights in the occupied territories.