Labour Legal Opinion Argues UK's Syria Military Strikes Against International Law

Theresa May due for Commons showdown with MPs.

Labour has released legal advice which it said showed the British military strikes on Syria were illegal.

The legal opinion published on Monday, prepared by Oxford professor Dapo Akande, said the joint British, US and French action against the Syrian regime was “not in accordance with the United Nations Charter and international law”.

The government has published a section of its own legal advice which it said concluded the strikes were legal on the basis of...
source: The Huffington Post

2018-04-16 15:11
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