Blog - another outrage

As I write, an 18 year old man has been arrested in Dover in connection with another appalling terrorist outrage, this time on the underground at Parsons Green. The threat level remains at 'critical', which is the highest level possible and indicates another attack is imminent.

Blog - migrant crisis intensifies

While the Mediterranean refugee crisis may have vanished from the front pages, the tide of human misery continues to wash up on Europe’s shores. Italy is now the main point of arrival, with all those rescued off the coast of Libya brought to Italy, often by private charities.

Statement - Prime Minister on Finsbury Park attack


This morning, our country woke to news of another terrorist attack on the streets of our capital city: the second this month and every bit as sickening as those which have come before.

Blog - another sarin attack

At the time of writing, the gas attack on Idlib province in Northern Syria has left 72 dead and 200 injured. What is certain is that the specific symptoms shown by the wounded and dying have led doctors and experts to identify the use of sarin gas.  Use of chemical weapons is a war crime.