Arguing over Israel building a house on a mountain thousands of miles away simply isn't worth the Foreign Office's time.
Read the foreign secretary's full statement on Palestinian appeal for UN observer status
Over 50 campaigners occupied the offices of security firm G4S last night, in protest at the firm's supply of equipment to Israeli forces in Gaza.
Read the foreign secretary's statement in full to the Commons on Gaza and Syria here
William Hague has refused to change his position that the current turmoil in the Middle East is primarily the fault of Hamas, despite an onslaught of Israeli bombings over the course of the week.