The government of Turkey went to great lengths Monday to insist that it is not taking sides in the Syrian civil war, instead occupying the northern Syrian region of Afrin to neutralize the effectiveness of the Syrian Kurdish Peoples Protection Units (YPG/YPJ), which Ankara considers a terrorist group.
Inspectors with the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) arrived in Syria on Saturday with plans to visit the site of the alleged chemical weapons strike in Douma on Monday. On Monday the British delegation to the OPCW said the inspectors were blocked from visiting Douma by the Russian and Syrian governments.
The Soros-funded British Future “think tank” has publishing a new report claiming the former Member of Parliament for Wolverhampton South West and for South Down in Northern Ireland was “wrong” in his infamous “Rivers of Blood” speech because the British
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May told restive lawmakers on Monday that military airstrikes against Syria were right both legally and morally, and accused Syria and its ally Russia of attempting to cover-up evidence of a deadly chemical weapons attack.
After witnessing people being sprayed with an unknown substance as part of a suspected acid attack, a fast food worker has questioned why he bothered leaving Afghanistan to be more secure when the UK “is getting just as bad”. Police
A Labour peer and former chief of Britains Royal Navy questioned government claims that the Assad regime was behind chemical attacks in Syria live on the BBC Monday, as calls for evidence supporting the attack to be made public grows.
Labours shadow home secretary Diane Abbott has illustrated a tweet about Syria with a computer generated fake image of an Israeli jet bombing the capital of Iran.
A new initiative by the already controversy-hit government-funded Quango Historic England caused further concern Sunday after they broadcast an image of the historic Nelsons Column in Londons Trafalgar Square being demolished with a wrecking ball.
A young father and a woman were stabbed in London within 30 minutes last night, as the number murdered in the capital this year hits 59.
French President Emmanuel Macron said Sunday that Paris had convinced Donald Trump to stay engaged in Syria “for the long-term” — but just hours later the White House responded by saying it wanted US forces there “to come home as
LONDON (AP) – Prime Minister Theresa May is set to face British lawmakers to explain her decision to launch airstrikes against Syria without a vote in Parliament. Britain, the United States and France hit targets in Syria Saturday in response
Pope Francis has called for respect for the lives of two disabled persons due to be euthanized, urging prayers for Vincent Lambert in France and Alfie Evans in England.
The “ugly, disgusting” stain of anti-Semitism is defining the UK Labour Party and must be rooted out, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has warned.
Social media giant Facebook declined to participate in a meeting with two Swedish ministers that addressed the governments desire for online publishers to combat hate speech and other forms of illegal speech online. While Facebook declined to participate in the
The Prime Minister must apologise to former colonies and Commonwealth nations for Britains “historic wrongs”, Labours Emily Thornberry claimed ahead of Mondays Commonwealth summit.
Cross-party Remainers have launched a campaign thinly disguised as a democratic movement which seeks a second referendum on the Brexit deal.
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of Catalan separatists rallied in downtown Barcelona on Sunday to demand the release of high-profile secessionist leaders being held in pre-trial detention.
LBC radio presenter Nigel Farage has criticised Prime Minister Theresa May for saying that dropping bombs on Syria was in the United Kingdoms “national interest”.
A Jewish employee of the Anne Frank House museum was told that he was not allowed to wear his kippa because it would conflict with the organisations “independent position” and might “influence” the message of combatting anti-Semitism.
The Holocaust was a “lie” made real by Jews who colluded with Adolf Hitler in order to bring “settlers to Palestine,” a Palestinian analyst has claimed.
Recorded machete attacks in the UK have shot up by nearly five times in just three years, with the majority in the capital, London.
The parents of toddler Alfie Evans have launched a fresh legal appeal to stop their son being taken off life support.
French sociologist Salima Amari claims in a new book that homosexual women growing up in migrant-heavy French suburbs are forced to hide their sexuality and many are even forced to move elsewhere if they “come out”.
PARIS (AP) — French authorities say 63 people have been arrested and nine police officers injured as protests took place in two cities amid simmering anger at President Emmanuel Macrons labour law changes.
A refugee family is set for a multi-million-pound NHS payout because a mother spoke no English and hospital staff did not explain to her how to care for her newborn in her native language.
After becoming the interim leader of the UK Independence Party after the short and troubled reign of Henry Bolton, Gerard Batten officially became the new leader Saturday afternoon. The party revealed that as of 1700 Saturday afternoon Batten became the
Conservative Party backbencher and leadership hopeful Jacob Rees-Mogg shocked fans today by speaking out against Enoch Powell MPs famous Birmingham speech. Rees-Mogg, whose father once wrote a Times of London editorial attacking Powells speech as “evil” took to Twitter on
MOSCOW (RUSSIA) (AFP) – Moscow on Saturday accused the chemical weapons watchdog of manipulating the results of its probe into the poisoning of a former Russian spy, saying his samples had traces of a nerve agent used by the West.
The elderly pensioner who stabbed an armed, career criminal to death during a botched robbery of his home has been forced to sell his house and move, allegedly fearing for his life.
Labour peer and former chief of Britains Royal Navy Lord West has questioned the evidential basis for Western strikes against the Syrian government of Bashar al-Assad, stating that there should be “unequivocal proof” of a chemical attack before intervention.
New figures released by the German Interior Ministry at the request of a Free Democratic Party (FDP) MP show that the regional governments have only deported 10 foreign radical Islamic extremists while 745 extremists in total still remain in the country.
The European Union (EU) has rebuffed the UKs Brexit secretary and insisted there will be no ambitious trade talks with the bloc before the Brexit date in less than a year.
British Tornado strike aircraft joined a coalition of United States and French aircraft in the early hours of Saturday morning to launch strikes against Syrian government targets associated with chemical weapons.
Prime Minister Theresa May has said she is “confident” of the “success” of British strikes on Syria overnight, as well as defending the attacks as the “right and legal” thing to do.
BERLIN (AP) — Police say a man snatched a 5-year-old boy from his family and jumped in front of an approaching train with him at a station in western Germany. The child escaped with light injuries and the assailant was unhurt.
The Interior Minister of France Gerard Collomb and German Federal Interior Minister Horst Seehofer have expressed concern that U.S. led airstrikes in Syria against the Assad regime could fuel a new wave of mass migration to Europe.
THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Several hundred refugees and migrants have gathered outside a police station in Greeces second largest city, waiting for hours to be formally arrested in order to gain temporary residence in the European Union country.
The British government has joined with the American and French militaries to strike targets in Assads Syria following an alleged chemical weapons attack in the country. “These are not the actions of a man. They are crimes of a monster instead,” President
Google has lost a “right to be forgotten” case appeal in the United Kingdom, after they previously rejected a citizens request.
A British actor perhaps best known for playing Emperor Palpatine, Darth Sidious in the American science fiction franchise Star Wars has been selected to play the role of Enoch Powell in a programme Saturday marking the 50th anniversary of Powells famous Birmingham speech.
The alt-left extremist organisation Antifascist Action, or Antifa, has taken credit for the firebombing of a Turkish mosque in the German city of Kassel.
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is calling on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to testify at the legislature of the 28-nation bloc about the widening data privacy scandal at his company.
BERLIN (AP) — Three Syrian men accused of membership in Islamic extremist groups have been arrested in Germany. One of them is believed to have tried to recruit people in Germany to fight in Syrias civil war.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov claimed on Friday that Russian experts have “found no traces of chemical weapons” at the site of the attack in Douma, Syria. He accused foreign intelligence services of faking the attack to justify action against Syria and discredit Russia.
The government should take measures to stop parents withdrawing their children from some lessons where they have to study Islam or visit mosques, the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL) has said.