It’s hard to believe the west’s leaders are letting this escalate.
Have we learned nothing from history?
What on earth are we doing?
- Simon Jenkins
- The Guardian
I have not heard a single expert on Syria explain how dropping missiles on that country will advance the cause of peace or lead its dictator, Bashar al-Assad, to back down.
It will merely destroy buildings and probably kill people.
Heaven forbid that British policy should now, as it appears, be hanging on their every word.
We can accept that the…