Iraq
iraq

Iraq

10 August 2016

Syria: the unravelling continues

The weakening of ISIS is no victory for the West.

Chilcot: the worst kind of whitewash

You think we know the truth about Iraq? Think again.

5 July 2016

The crucifixion of Tony Blair

Chilcot allows politicians to blame Blair for their own failings.

11 May 2016

Russia’s Palmyra concert reveals what the West lacks

In the war on ISIS, only Russia is acting as if there’s something worth fighting for.

27 December 2015

The year the West terrorised itself

The West needs to beat Islamism on the battlefield of ideas.

16 November 2015

After Paris:
victory to the Kurds

Why are so few Westerners standing with, or fighting with, the Kurds?

14 September 2015

The moral cowardice of the drone debate

Who cares if killing those jihadis was legal? The question is: was it right?

29 July 2015

Once again, the Kurds are betrayed

Western support for Turkey's assault on the Kurds is a familiar treachery.

16 June 2015

Exploding the myth of radicalisation

Blaming some young Brits' attraction to ISIS on online grooming is a fudge.

2 June 2015

Why can’t the West fight ISIS?

Underpinning the semi-war against ISIS is a profound lack of moral authority.