In Wake of Gaza Flare-up, U.K. Could Support Palestinian Bid at UN

Financial Times says U.K. wants to bolster PA as Hamas strengthened following Israel's Gaza offensive; U.K. support conditioned on peace talks, no cases being brought against Israeli officials at The Hague.

Britain is considering a change in in its position on the Palestinian bid at the United Nations in an attempt to bolster Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' stance, U.K. newspaper Financial Times reported late Monday.  London's support is conditioned on continued peace talks with Israel and the  PA refraining from bringing cases against Israeli officials to the International Criminal Court, the...