UK Bans Hezbollah Political Branch

UK Bans Hezbollah Political Branch

Yesterday, the British Home Secretary Sajid Javid declared that the UK was planning to ban the political branch of Hezbollah, Lebanon’s Shia socio-political movement. Claiming that UK authorities were no longer able to distinguish between Hezbollah’s political and military wings, the Home Secretary decided to outlaw membership or support to this group, which has for long been accused of terrorism across the world and backed by the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Brexiteer Tories let Theresa May down

Brexiteer Tories let Theresa May down

Theresa May does not have parliamentary confidence in her approach to securing Brexit. This is the second blow to the Prime Minister’s authority in a month. The previous setback for May was on the 15th January when 68% of present MPs voted against her Withdrawal Agreement, mostly citing the Irish backstop question as a dealbreaker.