UK Prime Minister Cameron loses Syria war vote
British Prime Minister David Cameron lost a vote endorsing military action against Syria by 13 votes Thursday, a stunning defeat that will almost guarantee that Britain plays no direct role in any U.S. attack on Bashar al-Assad’s government.
A grim-faced Cameron conceded after the vote that “the British Parliament, reflecting the views of the British people, does not want to see British military action.”
Prime Minister David Cameron recalled Parliament urging an urgent debate on military action against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad. He argued strongly for military intervention in Syria.
As Russia and China at the United Nations push back, British lawmakers rejected the motion in Parliament to go to war with Syria by a tally of 285 to 272.
Read the full article at: veteransnewsnow.com
British MP George Galloway gives speech in the House of Commons, condemns the madness of military action against Syria: