Tag: Al Jazeera

Feb 22

Hamish de Bretton Gordon and Doctors Under Fire – FO Sock-Puppets

Hamish de Bretton-Gordon has a platform from 'Doctors Under Fire' to promote the UK-Government position of Syria

BBC television news ran a piece bemoaning the bombardment of the rebel-held East Ghouta area of Damascus on Tuesday morning 20/02/2018.  They interviewed Hamish de Bretton-Gordon, supposedly representing ‘Doctors Under Fire’.  What he said could have been scripted by the UK’s Foreign Office. Watch our Video Here.  (All links in this story open automatically in …

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Jul 05

Saudi Arabia funding UK extremism

Theresa May getting on a bit too well with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Muhammad bin Nayef

Saudi Arabia is the leading overseas nation funding Muslim extremist ideology, a think-tank has claimed. The Henry Jackson Society is named after the late anticommunist US Democrat hawk.  It has investigated links between a number of Gulf States and British mosques. Its report, linked here, is published at a critical time.  The UK Government refuse …

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Jan 11

MPs debate Saudi violence in Yemen

MPs will debate the catastrophe of Yemen tomorrow (Thursday 12th January 2017). According to the Parliament website, a fairly innocuous motion has been put down by Stephen Twigg (Labour) and Chris White (Conservative). It says: “That this House notes the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Yemen and the impact of the conflict on civilians; condemns any breach of International Humanitarian Law; and …

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Mar 11

Sadiq Khan and the Muslim Card

A report in the Spectator magazine claims Sadiq Khan, Labour’s London Mayoral candidate, is playing the ‘Muslim Card’ in May’s election. Recognising that Khan’s Islamic faith is disadvantageous in the wake of 9/11, the London 7th July attacks, Islamic State atrocities, Muslim migrants, sex attacks in Cologne and a rash of cases of Muslims grooming and …

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Sep 18

Assad essential to UK security

Professor Eugene Rogan

The head of Britain’s Security Service has said that the ‘situation in Syria’ affects the threat of terrorism in the UK. Speaking on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme on 17th September 2015, MI5 Director General Andrew Parker said terrorism is ‘a threat which is continuing to grow largely because of the situation in Syria and how that affects our …

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