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Mass Labour rebellion over Gaza vote

16 November 2023

6:59 AM

16 November 2023

6:59 AM

With no end to the war in sight, expect the theme over Labour splits on Israel to be a constant one

Ten of Sir Keir Starmer’s frontbenchers have tonight left their posts after backing an SNP motion calling for a ceasefire in Gaza. Jess Phillips, Afzal Khan, Paula Barker and Yasmin Qureshi were among 56 Labour MPs who defied their party’s whips to abstain tonight.

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