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PM’s speech to US Congress

6. March 2009

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PM’s speech to US Congress

A full copy and video of the Prime Minister’s speech to both houses of the US Congress is available by clicking here

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Gaza: Reconstruction & Relief

6. March 2009

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The International Development Secretary, Douglas Alexander, has pledged £30m to help rebuild damaged and destroyed homes, schools, and hospitals in Gaza. The money will support the first phase of rebuilding Gaza which is still devastated from the recent fighting. It will include the repair of essential infrastructure including water, sewage and electricity supplies. This brings [...]

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Binyam Mohamed’s treatment in detention

23. February 2009

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Please find below an article which appeared in Guardian and a letter which was published in the Times – both by David Miliband, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Article by David Miliband which appeared on guardian.co.uk, Thursday 19 February 2009 Louise Christian’s misrepresentations Contrary to claims, I have been consistent and honest in [...]

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Humanitarian Relief in Gaza

20. January 2009

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On Saturday 17 January Israel declared a unilateral ceasefire and began withdrawing troops. Hamas declared a unilateral ceasefire soon after. Aid agencies are now entering Gaza to urgently address the humanitarian situation. The focus is now on maintaining peace. The Prime Minister and Foreign Secretary have called publicly and privately for a robust and durable [...]

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Supporting our Armed Forces

20. October 2008

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The Government has announced over £700 million for new armoured vehicles to support our Armed Forces. This shows that we are responding to new and changing threats on the ground and will provide our troops with the highest levels of protection and mobility that technology will allow.

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