RAF jets launch attacks within hours of Parliament’s vote for air strikes on Syria

   It was no surprise to anyone that RAF jets left Cyprus within hours of Parliament voting at solow air strikes on Syria.  I had made the case in my recent article in the Middle East Monitor for a more comprehensive strategy both for eradicating IS and bringing peace to Syria because I was not …

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Britain’s security dilemma: to bomb or not to bomb?

My latest column for the Middle East Monitor Britain’s security dilemma: to bomb or not to bomb? 30 November 2015 The issue of whether Britain should join the multitude of nations already bombing Syria is one of the most important questions facing parliament for some time. Prime Minister David Cameron made the case for bombing …

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