1. Red Hander

    'Islamophobia' - Parliamentary group's definition to 'Cripple anti-terror fight'?

    Policy Exchange, a leading UK think tank, has published this paper (link downloads PDF report)...
  2. whitecity

    The Baltics: should Britain be rushing to their defence?

    Recent articles on the BBC website indicate fears in the Baltics about the (renewed) threat from Russia next door. Crimea crisis sharpens Latvia ethnic tensions http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-26720549 Lithuania pleads for US gas exports to counter Russia...
  3. HopefulMong

    Don't **** with Iraqi's, apparently.

    Over the past few months, the Iraqi Army has been slowly but surely retaking Mosul from Daesh. Brilliant. What is a bit less-that is how the bodies of Daesh militants have been treated - they've been left, unburied, where they fell - as a warning. Bloody hell. Thoughts? Iraqi forces wage...
  4. Red Hander

    Poll now added: UK Military Action in Syria - Second Commons' Vote

    It is thought likely that, within weeks, the Prime Minister will ask the Commons to approve UK military action against IS in Syria. In 2013, the government lost a vote in the Commons after it had proposed to attack the Syrian government/regime. The impact of that defeat was significant and...