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Middle East

22 June 2017

Afghanistan: war without end

Now Trump is ramping up the mayhem in Afghanistan.

14 June 2017

How Trump is tearing apart the Middle East

He's now pushing America's own allies towards war.

Where’s the outrage over the killing of Christians?

Christians around the world are being slaughtered by Islamists. They need our solidarity.

31 May 2017

We can’t blame foreign wars for homegrown terror

Salman Abedi’s hatred of Western life wasn’t nurtured in Libya.

2 May 2017

It wasn’t Trump who wrecked the Middle East

The arrogance of British politicians accusing Trump of causing chaos.

18 April 2017

A mockery of democracy

The Turkish referendum was undemocratic from the start.

13 March 2017

Does Erdogan have a right to hold rallies in Europe?

Not necessarily, no. But we should let him where possible.

13 February 2017

Yemen: the bloody reality of the pre‑Trump era

This devastated nation shows the US was never a force for peace.

15 December 2016

Aleppo: virtue‑signalling goes global

The narcissism of the Western response to Aleppo is breathtaking.

12 December 2016

Boris Johnson: making a mockery of geopolitics

Johnson, like Trump, takes himself more seriously than his public office.