TV News LIES

Thursday, Jan 19th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News International UK Foreign Minister: 'War on terror' was wrong

UK Foreign Minister: 'War on terror' was wrong

E-mail Print PDF

The more we lump terrorist groups together and draw the battle lines as a simple binary struggle between moderates and extremists, or good and evil, the more we play into the hands of those seeking to unify groups with little in common. Terrorist groups need to be tackled at root, interdicting flows of weapons and finance, exposing the shallowness of their claims, channelling their followers into democratic politics.

The "war on terror" also implied that the correct response was primarily military. But as General Petraeus said to me and others in Iraq, the coalition there could not kill its way out of the problems of insurgency and civil strife.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Edward Snowden's leave to remain in Russia extended for three years

SnowdenEdward Snowden’s leave to remain in Russia has been extended for three years, his lawyer has...

4 quakes shake Italy, isolating towns blanketed under snow

Italy : new earthquakesFour strong earthquakes on Wednesday shook the same region of central Italy that suffered deadly temblors...

Iran warns Trump about trying to undo nuke deal

Mohammad Javad ZarifIran's foreign minister says U.S. President-elect Donald Trump "will be surprised" if he tries to renegotiate...

Ukraine files case against Russia at UN's highest court

PutinUkraine has filed a case against Russia at the United Nations' highest court, accusing Moscow of...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!