CFOI

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CFOICensus of Fatal Occupational Injuries
CFOICampaign for Freedom of Information (UK)
CFOIConservative Friends of Israel (UK)
CFOICertified Fiber Optics Installer (Electronics Technician Association, Greencastle IN)
CFOICircular Flow of Income (economics)
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It will face tough opposition from influential lobbying groups like Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI), Labour Friends of Israel (LFI) and the Jewish Labour Movement, which have the backing of a large number of MPs, but this should not deter its efforts.
He is a prominent figure in the Conservative Friends of Israel organisation, and addressed their Annual Business Lunch in December .
The honorary president of Conservative Friends of Israel, Lord Polak has recruited four-fifths of Conservative MPs, and almost every government minister, to a group whose explicit goal is to advance Israeli interests in Britain.
The program was arranged by the president of the Conservative Friends of Israel, Lord Polak, a career lobbyist for Israeli government interests with commercial contracts related to Israel.
Lord Stuart Polak is a Tory peer, a corporate lobbyist and the driving force behind the Conservative Friends of Israel for more than 28 years.
In 11 of these, she was accompanied by Lord Polak, President of Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI), which has close links with wealthy Tory donors, the report said.
The meetings were arranged by the honorary president of the lobbying group Conservative Friends of Israel, Lord Polak, who also attended all but one.
The Balfour Declaration "demonstrates Britain's vital role in creating a homeland for the Jewish people," British prime minister Theresa May told the Conservative Friends of Israel recently.
Mr Bebb, a member of the Conservative Friends of Israel, has found himself embroiled in controversy this week after a fact-nding trip to Israel which concincided with the hostilities.
The MP for Sittingbourne and Sheppey, who is part of (http://www.parliament.uk/biographies/commons/gordon-henderson/31697) Conservative Friends of Israel, said Palestine has encouraged its children to hate Jews, Israel and the West, and urged the British Government to take a stand against this attitude.
The businessman, who made his fortune through property deals and KP Nuts, is a vice-chairman of the Conservative Friends of Israel.
He was also a former president of Conservative Friends of Israel, although he called for UN action to force Israel, as well as other neighbouring states, to comply with UN resolutions and allow the creation of an independent Palestinian state alongside the Jewish state.
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