Time for Israel to Take Risks for Peace

There can be only a political, not military, solution to the fear and suffering of Israelis and Palestinians. The UK Labour Party believes that supporting the Palestinian bid for enhanced UN recognition offers a way to restart the political process and offers a way forward for both sides.

News of a ceasefire having been agreed is of course to be welcomed, but this is not the end of the diplomatic work but its start. This temporary truce must...