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14/10 02:58 CET

UK MPs hold symbolic vote to recognise Palestine

UK MPs hold symbolic vote to recognise Palestine

UK MPs have voted in favour of recognising Palestine as a state alongside Israel. The vote - 274 to 12 - will not alter government policy but carries a symbolic value which is intended as a contribution to securing a negotiated two-state solution. Britain's government already…