Syria: US as much a target for protests as Russia - Labour
The US should be as much a target for protests against the violence in Syria as Russia, a spokesman for Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has suggested.
He told journalists a number of foreign powers were involved in the conflict and Russia should not be singled out.
While condemning Russian "atrocities", he said civilians had also been killed by the US-led coalition's bombings.
Russia has reacted angrily to Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's call for protests outside its UK embassy.
In a Commons debate on Tuesday, the foreign secretary said the evidence pointed to Russia being behind a... read more
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