Russia 'behaving like the Nazis' in Syria, says Andrew Mitchell
Tory former chief whip Andrew Mitchell accused Moscow of "shredding the international rules-based system of law" as condemnation grows over its alleged role in the bombing of a UN aid convoy.
MPs agreed to an urgent debate in the first public business in the House of Commons on Tuesday.
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon is among those who have accused Russia of helping the Syrian government in bombing its own people, which it denies.
But former international development secretary Mr Mitchell went further, comparing Moscow's role to that of the Nazis during the Spanish Civil... read more
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