071956Z NOV 17
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The discussions occurred when International Development Secretary Priti Patel met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu she was on holiday in Israel.




The Independent:

Downing Street has admitted that International Development Secretary Priti Patel discussed with Israel the idea of giving the country British foreign aid cash.

A Number 10 spokesman said a conversation had taken place between Ms Patel and Israeli officials, after it was reported that she had suggested funnelling money to the country’s armed forces.

Theresa May’s spokesman highlighted that the country‚Äôs army runs a hospital for Syrian refugees, but said the UK currently provides no financial support to Israeli forces and that there would be no change in policy.

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