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Is the US outclassing the UK on climate statesmanship?

This post is by Amy Mount, Green Alliance’s policy adviser on low carbon energy.

Al Gore is the famous what-if of US climate politics, given the controversial near miss that was the presidential election of 2000, combined with his subsequent activism.  878 more words


PressTV: Iraqi FM says no request for foreign boots to fight ISIL

Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari (R) and British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond attend a joint press conference in Baghdad on October 13, 2014.

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John Kerry: Address Climate Change Before It's Too Late

BOSTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that the country and the world need to confront the threat of climate change while there’s still time. 473 more words


MP Philip Hammond gets progress report on new 900-place school

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Runnymede and Weybridge MP Philip Hammond has visited Surrey County Council for a progress report on a new secondary school for 900-plus pupils at the… 126 more words

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RAF strikes in Iraq: analysts say Isis defeat will mean lengthy campaign | #Iraq #RAF #ISIS

Britain’s Tornado jet strikes expected to limit Islamic State advance to aid later, persistent, use of ground forces.

An RAF Tornado jet in Cyprus following air strikes against Isis in Iraq on Tuesday.

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British jets drop bombs on Isis, helping Kurdish fighters battling the militants | #ISIS #Iraq #IslamicState

The UK has carried out its first air strikes in Iraq.

Tornados hit two targets, raising fears for life of hostage Alan Henning. (file photo…

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Hark, I Hear the Cannons Roar: RAF Planes Poised as MPs Approve Military Action in Iraq

MPs back air strikes against Islamic State by 524 to 43, with a majority of 481 votes

It comes after more than six hours of debate in an emergency recall of Parliament today to plan for a third war in Iraq. 632 more words

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