Sun Jan 8, 2017 9:59AM
The file photo shows the United Nations Security Council in session.
The file photo shows the United Nations Security Council in session.

Fourteen United Nations Security Council members voted for a resolution in condemnation of Israeli settlement expansions, with Britain playing a key role in outlining the draft.

No one but May’s cabinet insiders can know for sure what the British government's real motivation was for such a rare move.

Is Britain shifting its policy on Israel or is it another tactic to distract other nations from the depth of British support for Israel’s illegal and destructive strategy?