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14 Apr 2018

Theresa May defends going ahead with airstrikes without Parliament’s backing

Senior Home Affairs Correspondent

The Government has already published the detailed legal advice justifying the airstrikes on Syria. This after the Prime Minister defended going ahead without seeking Parliament’s backing.  Mrs May held telephone talks with Presidents Trump and Macron this afternoon – with all three leaders hailing the joint bombing campaign as a “success”. A warning, there are some distressing images in this report.