Joint Statement on Toulouse Attack

Joint Statement Issued 09:00 20/3/2012

John Mann MP, on behalf of the All-Party Parliamentary Group Against Antisemitism
Jeremy Newmark, Chief Executive, Jewish Leadership Council
Jon Benjamin, Chief Executive, The Board of Deputies of British Jews
Richard Benson, Chief Executive, CST

Said today:

"Baroness Ashton's remarks were both crass and wholly inappropriate. The loss of young, innocent lives anywhere is of course appalling, but the attempt to draw parallels between Toulouse and Gaza was deeply, offensive and unworthy of a person in her position."