Justice for Palestinians – Leamington Spa are pleased to announce that Sir Vincent Fean KCVO will be giving a talk and showing a short film about The Balfour Project at 18:15 on Sunday 29th October.
This year is the centenary of the 1917 Balfour Declaration, in which the British Government promised its support for a homeland for Jewish people in Palestine as long as the rights of the Palestinian Arabs would not be prejudiced.
The Balfour Project, a group of academics, religious leaders and others including Sir Vincent Fean was formed to raise awareness of Britain’s responsibility for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, spread its message to Parliament recently. The event was sponsored by Parliamentarians from all four of Britain’s main political parties.
Sir Vincent Fean was Consul-General, Jerusalem (2010-14) and now retired from the Diplomatic Service, he focuses on the Middle East and North Africa region, particularly the Israel/Palestine conflict and Libya’s future. He is a trustee of Medical Aid for Palestinians and patron of the Britain Palestine Friendship and Twinning Network
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All welcome – Admission Free.