At least one person dead; several injured. Commons in lockdown; Scottish Parliament eventually suspends sitting; Tobias Ellwood “battled to save life of stabbed officer”.
Posts Tagged: Terrorism
David Cameron should shift the debate to how the system can be reformed.
It is important to help families worried that a teenager is being indoctrinated by terrorists.
At best, sending him to Guantanamo failed – and at worst it backfired spectacularly.
Also: Merkel ally threatens ‘divide and rule’ approach to Ulster; SNP put far-right extremist on candidates list; Labour expel members fighting Northern Irish election; and more.
We should not only meet our spending minimum, but exceed it in order to maximise our vital strategic and tactical needs.
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.
Also: May ‘intensifies’ work with devolved leaders on Brexit; Brokenshire attacks one-sided Troubles inquiries; Scottish Labour will ‘never’ back another referendum; and more.
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.
Turkey is not a country for us to lecture, rather a partner for us to co-operate with.
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.
Will he make America great again? What is more important – jobs or building the wall? And why do Democrats think Hillary lost?
The President doesn’t indulge in euphemism or try to dodge the abhorrent idea. And he’ll keep on talking about it.