They have the capacity to make a larger contribution to Europe’s defence. They should do so.
Posts Tagged: Foreign Policy
We should not only meet our spending minimum, but exceed it in order to maximise our vital strategic and tactical needs.
The fantasy that the Kremlin is more sinned against than sinning was once the preserve of Corbyn’s hard left. We should stop the rot.
It’s often been overrated, but its pre-war golden age bears striking similarities to Putin’s approach today.
Mark Menzies: Banning arms sales to Saudi Arabia would harm Britain and the Middle East – including Yemen
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is not some sort of rogue state but a key ally of the UK. And if we don’t sell to them, our competitors will.
The Government’s foreign policy may deliver a good departure from the EU and stronger relations with the US, but we must have economic reform.
“German intelligence has warned that the Kremlin seeks to influence this year’s elections.” Fallon’s speech on Russia: full text
“We hope that it abides by the Minsk agreements, curbs the reckless military activity, and ditches the misinformation.”
WATCH: Boris Johnson – “I have already made clear our anxiety about measures that discriminate on grounds of nationality”
The Foreign Secretary addresses the House of Commons on the subject of Donald Trump’s new immigration restrictions.
Downing Street may have briefed in advance that there’s no real comparison. But she will clearly play on it for all it’s worth.
The President doesn’t indulge in euphemism or try to dodge the abhorrent idea. And he’ll keep on talking about it.
Too many politicians now treat diplomacy as an arena for domestic culture wars, but must recognise how ineffective, and harmful to our national interest, that can be.
The recently departed Prime Minister is re-emerging – and working on his memoirs. He will want to project his greatest achievement: public service reform.
It has been fabulous to see ECOWAS stand up and enforce progress in their own region.
Nick Timothy breaks the news to May that the first British journalist to interview President-elect Trump is…Michael Gove
It’s a scoop for the man she sacked. And, over at the Foreign Office, what will a certain fellow-journalist be thinking…?
My new book lays out a plan for a phased repatriation of power which will secure our sovereignty while maintaining links with our allies.