Several MPs have taken to Twitter in support of Baroness Warsi after she resigned from the Government over the crisis in Gaza.
Labour MPs Sadiq Khan and Diane Abbott hailed Lady Warsi's 'courage':
SNP MP Angus Robertson called the move a 'principled resignation':
Principled resignation by @sayeedawarsi on UK Govt policy on Gaza. Shame to lose her commitment to community issues and Bosnia-Herzegovina.
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