“It is an appalling act of violence against people, and it must be totally, unreservedly and completely condemned.”
Posts Tagged: Terrorism
WATCH: May’s full Manchester statement – “This attack stands out for its appalling, sickening cowardice”
“The spirit of Britain has never been broken, and will never be broken.”
“After our darkest of nights, Manchester is today waking up to the most difficult of dawns.”
The Prime Minister has suspended her election campaign. COBRA met at 9am this morning.
WATCH: Rudd – “This was a barbaric attack deliberately targeting young people and children out at a pop concert”
“It was a particular attack on the most vulnerable in our society. Its intention was to sow fear. Its intention was to divide. It will not succeed.”
WATCH: Manchester’s Chief Constable – “Currently, we have 19 people confirmed to have lost their lives, and around 50 casualties”
“We are currently treating this attack as a terrorist incident until we have further information.”
Engagement and commercial benefits must not be sought at any price, lest we hand the region and our own citizens over to fanatics.
The Labour leader’s years of indulging the IRA, who murdered the Duke of Edinburgh’s uncle, should not be forgotten.
Nadhim Zahawi: Labour MPs know that Corbyn is weak on defence, Trident and our enemies. So how on earth can they support him?
Many have already described why he is unfit for the job. Indeed, many have tried to remove him. Their support now is a joke, a delusion, a denial of reality.
David Ward. Jenny Tonge. Time and again the Lib Dems fail to stamp out anti-semitism in their ranks.
In 2014 we asked “What does David Ward have to do to get kicked out of the Lib Dems?” Three years on, he has been reselected as a candidate for Farron’s party.
Martin Parsons: For Syria to have a future, the West must stop jihadist genocide as well as Assad’s war crimes
Action must go beyond ISIS to prevent other, similarly-minded, jihadist groups prospering.
They will be asking themselves if they want to sign a blank cheque for an American President whose foreign policy is so impulsive and apparently ill thought through.
Let’s hope that Trump’s missile strikes on the Assad regime work. But May and her government must be a force for restraint if they don’t.
The Government must try to build from the essentials out – security, legal certainty, frictionless trade. Zero tariffs would be the icing on the cake.
The companies are on solid ground over encryption; their footing is less sure, however, when it comes to pro-terror material on the net.