If Downing Street doesn’t grip the campaign against Patel by allies of her Permanent Secretary and othes, it may spiral out of control.
The only real hope that exists for lasting peace is to strengthen the Afghan government and its institutions, not undermine them.
The main difference between the Streatham attack and many other forms of crime is the ideology behind it.
The Prime Minister pledged to defend those who defended us. I believe him.
Security needs to become a responsibility of the nation, not just government’s professional forces.
Plus: What Johnson was supposed to do about Iran from Number Ten that he couldn’t do from Mustique is mysterious. I imagine that it has phones and the internet.
The spat over the UK’s use of a European border control database could impact security cooperation after Brexit.
During the election, Guido speculated on which terrorist friend Corbyn would invite to Downing Street first if he were elected in December. Luckily we will now never find out… Corbyn has now unveiled his latest shocking foreign policy opinion in refusing to call Soleimani a terrorist – a man responsible for the deaths of thousands of […]
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During the years when the West sought to draw Iran back into the comity of nations, the ayatollahs backed terrorist bombs, cyberattacks, and drone shootings.
It isn’t obvious that his foreign policy has been less effective than George W.Bush’s activism or Obama’s passivity. But what’s his aim here?
The death toll that can be laid at his feet is far greater than that attributable to ISIS and Al Qaeda.
The legislative program includes laws covering fisheries, farming, financial services, trade and immigration.
Prime minister seeks to extend olive branch to those who don’t want to leave the EU.
He will remember Lady Hale and her swipe at him over “girly swots”. More pertinently, he will have in mind the court’s constitutionally illterate decision over prorogation.
Our nagging worry is: what about voters who may not want to get Brexit done, but are nonetheless apprehensive about Corbyn and John McDonnell’s tax plans?
After 45 years, justice has still not been served for the 21 people who were murdered. Their families and their city deserve closure.
They have spent their lives attacking the people who risk their lives trying to protect us from evil and dangerous people. And they lie as they try to cover their tracks.
The parochial thought occurs that since the Omagh atrocity of 21 years ago, Northern Ireland has been relatively fortunate in not experiencing more of the dreadful recidivism by released terrorists similar to that which occurred on Friday around London Bridge. Not that recidivism has been entirely absent in the actions of dissident republicans and loyalist mobsters. In both republican and loyalist areas they’ve been schooled and even run by former veterans of the main paramilitary groups. But overall, a negotiated … Read more
He instead attacks a “part-privatised” probation service and calls for proper involvement from the Parole Board in future cases.
The Foreign Secretary reels off measures the Government has taken, but is pressed on the number of convicted terrorists on the streets today.
“This guy was out on automatic early release and I have long said that this system simply isn’t working.”
In 2017, they turned out, perhaps surprisingly, not to boost the cause of “the party of law and order”. What happens next this time round?
Tech companies who don’t clean up their platforms should be prepared to face the force of the law.
The biggest international news of the weekend was undoubtedly the killing of ISIS leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, however the Labour Party seemed surprising quiet over the news, without a single press release or Tweet from Jeremy Corbyn or Shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry. Labour strangely silent on this… The reason for the radio silence may […]
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Let me give seven examples of principles that most Conservatives would support. I struggle to reconcile them with those pursuing a No Deal Brexit at any cost.
Its report focuses on hate speech – which is being weaponised by various groups, including Islamists, intent on censoring public disagreement with their own beliefs.
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.
“This daughter of immigrants, needs no lectures from the North London metropolitan liberal elite.”
Also: Democratic Unionists attack Corbyn for backing IRA as it murdered judges; and growing concern of risk of loyalist violence against backstop.
He must not repeat May’s mistake of using it as a holding pen for loyal colleagues. From combating terrorism to countering nationalist spin, the role is crucial.