Supporters of the Bereaved Families Forum, joined by leading politicians and the media, gathered in Westminster to hear about the latest steps in the campaign for reconciliation between ordinary Israelis and Palestinians.

Seham Abu Awwad (left) and Robi Damelin were welcomed by Huw Irranca-Davies MP, one of FBFF’s Patrons, to a reception in the Speaker’s House at Parliament.

Read the Guardian’s account of the event here.

‘We must convince people not to import our conflict into their countries. Help us, listen to us. But don't take sides.’