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British MPs have voted against possible military action against Syria to deter the use of chemical weapons.
Originally posted by neformore
The question is this - will the US follow suit or will Obama decide to act unliaterally - and is this a turning point in western intervention in the middle east?
Originally posted by Megatronus
This is interesting to read too. Its true and something i overlooked at first when i read about the defeat. This is the first time the UK has told the US no. Usually they say jump and we say "what resources do you wan't". I wonder what this means for cameron now. This defeat must be utterly humiliating for him.
Originally posted by Knobby
Forgive my ignorance on middle East issues...
But shouldn't the Arab League be dealing with these kind of things, and not the Western World.