At best, sending him to Guantanamo failed – and at worst it backfired spectacularly.
Posts Tagged: War on terror
Nadhim Zahawi: I found myself banned from Trump’s America. But I want his state visit to go ahead – and to tell him why he’s mistaken.
I fear that the President has poured fuel on the fire of extremism; and created enemies, rather than winning friends.
Iain Dale: “Um…I…er…it depends on the context.” The stinking hypocrisy of the new LibDem MP over Turkey.
Plus: Trump’s tactics, Labour’s splits, and LibDem divisions.
Graeme Archer: Murdered gays. Banned Jews. But stick to those anti-Trump protests, comrade – and avert your eyes.
Thank God for great European leaders, like Merkel, whose idiosyncratic approach to border control played such an understated role in last year’s Brexit vote.
But neither the American President’s concession to Britain nor the question of double standards are likely to deter some Parliamentarians.
Nadhim Zahawi tells us that the President’s words and deeds will cause serious damage to the anti-ISIS struggle.
We see from Daesh attacks in Tunisia and the migrant crisis how important the country is to the UK. We musn’t give up trying to find a settlement.
There is still no sign that the Government can find a workable definition.
Our vote was about delivering power back to the people, and removing it from distant powerful figures. “The Donald”, on the other hand, asks the people to give him the power.
Haras Rafiq: Remain means compromising our secrets and security. Which is why we should choose Brexit.
Britain needs the flexibility to share intelligence bilaterally – and not be forced into a flawed EU-wide arrangement that could put us at risk.
Orlando. A British-born preacher says “death is the sentence” for gay people. Only a few months later, scores are murdered.
The contention that foreign policy is the driver of Islamist terror has been comprehensively demolished.
The former Prime Minister argues that Brexit wouldn’t get the numbers down – and defends the invasion of Iraq.
Fresh Start: Rewards of Leave 2) Safer control of our borders, security co-operation with our neighbours
The second in a series of policy briefings.
Today, Gove is attacked over his immigration warnings…as Austria is poised to elect a Far Right President
The core question for many British voters is a simple one: do they really trust the EU to play its part in controlling migration across the continent effectively?
Meanwhile, and on a happier note, Timothy Kirkhope has finally steered the Passenger Name Records (PNR) legislation through the Parliament.