As with the Iraq War, the public is none too appreciative when it realises it has been misled, not least thanks to dodgy data.
Policymakers should be asking themselves whose quality of life worsens thanks to the current unplanned mess.
The Foreign Secretary adds that intelligence indicated a “steady deterioration” after troops withdrew from Afghanistan.
Mainly because people didn’t want troops to be there (or in the Middle East) in the first place.
It allows for criticism and negotiation provided the West stands together to call out abuses.
An emergency cross-departmental ministerial meeting must take place – to ensure there’s a strategy for Hong Kongers’ arrival.
The UN genocide system is broken and needs a shot in the arm from a country willing to stand and be counted.
It’s speeches for Sunak, Patel and Raab; interviews in different formats for Gove, Hancock and others; while others still are relegated to panels…
The overhaul of the civil service continues with a new (and notably less Eurocentric) head of the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office.
There should be a financial inducement to encourage people to support local fitness centres.
“It would be far worse either to muddy the waters or to hold back and delay from taking the measures when we need to take them”.
A recent ConservativeHome survey demonstrated a sharp decline in ratings for Tory politicians. How can they stop these becoming permanent?
“We will do that from a number of very careful and deliberate steps… We’ve adopted a balanced approach, guided at all times by the science.”
Gender diversity is not arbitrary identity politics; it matters for decision-making, particularly in the fight against the disease.
Whereas other countries, such as Israel and Australia, implemented travel bans mid-March, the country is only following now.