It would be irrational for any government that believes in the peaceful settlement of disputes not to negotiate a settlement.
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It is no secret that some senior civil servants in the Foreign Office do not share the Prime Minister’s commitment to implementing the Truro Recommendations.
David Alton and Luke de Pulford: Britain must lead the world towards tougher action against genocide
The Coalition for Genocide Response urges politicians to ensure the UK fulfils its duty to prevent atrocities, protect victims, and bring perpetrators to justice.
The UK’s role is limited, as we will not and cannot put our own people into this theatre – but we must do what we can.
My minority report, unlike the majority one of the Women’s and Equality Committee, respects the province’s devolution settlement.
It is not always given a fair assessment, particularly against the other options actually available. Those open to persuasion should look at the facts before it’s too late.
My only criticism of the Defence Secretary? That he was too diplomatic.
Nick Hargrave: If we join the EEA, others might follow – thus creating a Europe-wide, non-federalist alternative to the EU
As a bloc with heightened economic weight, with the UK as a key influence, it would have greater flexibility to negotiate over issues such as immigration and budgetary contributions.
We must look at the benefits that reusable nappies can offer, and promote greater awareness so that people can make an informed choice.
We have demonstrated in government that, with rigorous dedication to competition and innovation, this conservative mission can be fulfilled.
As our proprietor and his co-author prepare to release a new book on defence, we say again what we’ve said before about the implications of Brexit for the armed forces.
Our exit in will coincide with a new cycle of European elections which will redraw political power in the European Parliament and other EU institutions.
Allowing Hodeidah, the country’s main port, to remain under the control of Houthi rebels is simply making the situation worse.
Penny Mordaunt: We will get stick from the Corbynistas. And from the small-minded. But we are backing this move to support disabled people none the less.
We believe in freedom – which is why we’ve initiated this Global Disability Summit.
Gavin Williamson: Why raising the number and profile of women in our armed forces is a priority for me
Parity is important because it sends a message that we believe in the equality that our women and men are working to protect in conflict zones.