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Israel: Religious Freedom

Volume 485: debated on Thursday 18 December 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what assessment he has made of the effects of restrictions placed on the movements of seminarians in Jerusalem by the Israeli authorities in the Christmas period; and if he will make a statement. (242811)

We have made no assessment on this specific issue but we have long standing concerns about Israeli restrictions on movement and access for many groups.