Syria

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Defence – in the House of Commons at 4:10 pm on 11th June 2012.

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Photo of Douglas Alexander Douglas Alexander Shadow Foreign Secretary 4:10 pm, 11th June 2012

Indeed, Mr Speaker.

There is one final question that I should like to pose to the Foreign Secretary in the light of his remarks. What thought has been given to creating large humanitarian enclaves for civilians in neighbouring countries—safe areas in countries such as Turkey—given that the humanitarian crisis is as serious as he suggested?