If ministers don’t act soon, jihadis could end up escaping camps in the region and returning to active operations either in the Middle East or further afield.
As well as a response to the immediate crisis, we need to start planning ahead properly and routinely.
The real risk of all this is that it gets praised – but is then quietly filed away. What needs to happen is a change of Foreign Office culture.
I’m glad to see we’ve now had the guts to stop a tanker we believe is smuggling Iranian oil in defiance of sanctions on Syria.
Much of politics is teamwork. Can he now create a coalition among Tory MPs, not to mention Party members, that builds on his appeal to many voters?
The United States’ weakened capabilities and frayed alliances both play in Tehran’s favour at a crucial and sensitive time.
Britain Beyond Brexit, a New Conservative Vision for a New Generation, is published today by the CPS.
A series in which we ask seven public questions of the leading contenders. They may not be the most convenient, but that’s why we’re asking them.
A key moral from the case of Shamima Begum is that we need better information both to protect and prosecute.
A new report by the Society of Conservative Lawyers argues that prior Parliamentary approval for military action is a dangerous game and has no constitutional law basis.
A first-time voter in 2022 will have been born in 2004, a year after the start of the conflict, and have no memory of weapons of mass destruction…
The armed forces do not wish to be above the law. The Human Rights Act has had unforeseen consequences, which have caused injustice.
The Foreign Secretary had already impressed me with his focus on human rights. Now he has created new hope for Christians around the world.
The US President opted not to attend a commemoration for the fallen due to inclement weather.
There is no case for withholding it from them, for it only being shown after the event, or for not allowing them to study it.