It should remain a basic principle that no Government commits British troops into a conflict zone before a full statement in the Commons.
Posts by John Healey
Labour MP for Wentworth and Deane and former Minister for Housing
In Government, Labour built on the work of George Young in doing so. Now it’s time for some cross-party co-operation in reverse.
“It’s a shame the Conservative Party has lost Harold Macmillan’s sense of historic mission.”