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Iraq: Coalition Against ISIL

Part of Business of the House – in the House of Commons at 11:59 am on 26th September 2014.

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Photo of Steve McCabe Steve McCabe Shadow Minister (Education) 11:59 am, 26th September 2014

Like lots of other people, I think we may well end up having to go into Syria as well, but if that happens how will we ensure that bombing in Syria will not have the perverse effect of strengthening Assad, who the Prime Minister has said is one of the begetters of ISIL in the first place? Are we going to have a much more sophisticated strategy than just bombing in Syria?