Priti Patel rebuked for misleading account of Israel meetings

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International development secretary failed to disclose she met politicians, including PM Netanyahu, on family holiday

Priti Patel has apologised and been rebuked by Theresa May after admitting she gave a misleading account of a personal trip to Israel that included a previously undisclosed meeting with Benjamin Netanyahu.

The international development secretary acknowledged she had met the Israeli prime minister during a family holiday in August and given the false impression in an interview with the Guardian that the UK Foreign Office knew about it in advance.

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