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Iran

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 5:39 pm on 25th September 2019.

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Photo of Toby Perkins Toby Perkins Labour, Chesterfield 5:39 pm, 25th September 2019

I agree with much of what the Foreign Secretary has said about the appalling role of the Iranians, not just in their own country but across the middle east region. Do not the actions of President Trump and their failure to ensure that the west has influence show that his kind of Twitter diplomacy, far from getting things done, weakens those forces in Iran who want to work with the west and strengthens those forces who want to say the west is the enemy?