THE BRITISH FOREIGN MINISTRY has refused to allow ammunition to be shipped to Israel for an Israeli sharpshooters’ club.

Humph. When another small country I can think of was fighting off crazed fascistic enemies, the United States certainly didn’t take that line. For which the British should be glad.

Meanwhile, of course, the EU is sending money to Palestinians that winds up being spent on bombs and guns. But that’s just development assistance.