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This isn’t the time for ambiguity, but clarity: now give them the tools so they can finish the job and free all their territory, including Crimea.
General Galtieri’s was a wicked regime. But his armies, unlike Vladimir Putin’s, at least respected the rules of war.
Their armed forces had plenty of experience purging political dissidents, much less actually fighting wars.
Mainly because people didn’t want troops to be there (or in the Middle East) in the first place.
For the lost Labour seats of the Red Wall, Labour is simply still the party of Britain-bashing and university Marxists.
Maintaining the current diplomatic relations would be a devastating mistake – potentially with fatal consequences.
Economically and politically, Beijing takes advantage of asymmetric openness: we’re open to them, but they are not to us.
During the years when the West sought to draw Iran back into the comity of nations, the ayatollahs backed terrorist bombs, cyberattacks, and drone shootings.
The legacy of the Fujimorista regime has shaped Peru to this day, and has been far more pervasive and corrosive than General Velasco’s.
Confessions of use in their youth by politicians raises the case for controlled legalisation – at least of ‘soft’ substances, if not yet of hard ones.
Precisely because it would be a rather unnecessary addition to the current deal, it is hard to argue that the proposal would be a disaster for Brexit.
It will be a significant step forward in keeping this heinous organisation from inciting hatred on our streets.
In the geo-political battle of ideas, between an open, liberal vision of government and society, and a more authoritarian template, the continent, overwhelmingly, is in the right column.