Should the Commons vote on arming the rebels?

81 Tory MPs Write To David Cameron To Demand Vote On Arming Syrian Rebels …

Just read this interesting piece.

Intervening in a civil war is certainly an interesting prospect, but as the piece points out “This may be another Middle East conflict with many, many sides and no end” … It is good to hear that there will be “full parliamentary scrutiny and debate before we potentially become further involved in another Middle Eastern conflict”.

Such a vote should certainly happen before the rebels are armed. More importantly, scrutiny needs to happen over exactly who is being armed … This is going to be absolutely crucial to get right …

Also see:
http://www.channel4.com/news/tory-mps-demand-commons-vote-on-arming-syria-rebels

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