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Hamas hails meeting with British parliamentarians

and a delegation of British MPs. The visit by the delegation led by Clare Short of the governing Labour Party, was a "step in the right direction," Hamas said on its website.   Short, a former minister, had ... just peace."   Short was accompanied to Damascus by a second Labour MP and two ...

16/05/2010 - 17:05 - comment 1

British FM objects inquiry into Iraq war

into Britain's justification for war, as demanded by former cabinet ministers Robin Cook and Clare Short, who ...

18/05/2010 - 15:15 - comment 0

Former minister: British army heads refused to go to Iraq war without reassurances over legality

by the country's top law official, according to former cabinet minister Clare Short.    In response, ... not be illegal, the Observer newspaper disclosed Sunday.     Short, who earlier this week claimed ... is was the AG (attorney general) leant on?"     Short, Britain's former international ...

18/05/2010 - 13:18 - comment 0

Khaled Meshaal addresses British MPs today

Clare Short, who was ejected from the Labor Party a few years ago by then-prime minister Tony Blair, ...

16/05/2010 - 17:00 - comment 0

Ex-minister says UK spied on Annan before Iraq war as top Shiite cleric seeks polls by year's end

Kofi Annan in the run-up to the Iraq war, according to former cabinet minister Clare Short on Thurs ... to former cabinet minister Clare Short on Thursday.    For its part, Downing Street hit back at Short's comments by insisting security always acts "within the law".    Short told BBC ...

18/05/2010 - 13:18 - comment 0

British Cabinet Divided Over Possible Action Against Iraq

Secretary Clare Short are thought to be among those who are against UK support for military strikes. ...

18/05/2010 - 16:17 - comment 0

Harking back to Iraq invasion 2003: Lady Warsi resigns over UK’s ‘morally reprehensible’ stance on Gaza

The senior Foreign Office minister Baroness Warsi has resigned over David Cameron's stance on the Gaza conflict, reminding us of the era of Clare Short ... said it was "right" to condemn the air strike, but stopped short of endorsing UN ...

06/08/2014 - 07:34 - comment 1

Report: Blair to Ask Bush to Soften Tone Towards Iraq

Blair's ties with his party and had led to the suggestion that two Cabinet Ministers, Clare Short ...

18/05/2010 - 15:54 - comment 0

British Defense Secretary: Britain Can Attack Iraq Without U.N. Mandate

remarks appeared to be at odds with those of Britain's International Development Secretary Clare Short, who on Friday insisted that any military action against Saddam's regime would require a specific UN mandate, AFP reported.    Short, said to have misgivings about the prospect of Prime ...

18/05/2010 - 15:55 - comment 0

Key minister urges Blair not to launch military strike against Iraq

The International Development Secretary, Clare Short, said "We cannot have another Gulf war. We cannot have ... with UN demands.    Short's comments came on the eve of a special cabinet meeting ...

18/05/2010 - 15:36 - comment 0