Voice of the Mirror: David Cameron got his way but he may live to regret it

So David Cameron has got his way – and his war. None of the objections to bombing Syria have vanished and none of the questi

ons about holes in the long-term strategy have been answered. Despite the Mirror’s reservations about the effectiveness of an air campaign and where it

may lead

we support the armed forces. Our thoughts are with the RAF crews and

their families. It is an irony that many of the fines

t speeches in the Commons against raids came fro

m anti-bombing Tories such as Julia

n Lewis, John B

aron and David Davis. And the better ones endorsing action were by pro-bombing Labour rebels including Margaret Beckett, Alan Johnson, Yvette Cooper, Dan Jarvis and especially Hilary Benn. Read more:Syria bombing vote as

it happened Even though the Prime Minister won the vote in the House he has yet to win o09期女友3头中特 ver a majority of the public. His rush to war remains regrettab

le and, as Jeremy Corbyn suggeste

d, may

smack of fears that public hostility was growing. He was wrong not to allow two days for reflection. And may yet regret his haste. Certainly the PM’s nas

ty sme

aring of opponents as “terrorist sympathisers” was shameful. It was gutter politics and an insult that demeaned the holder of the greatest office of state. Bombers and anti-bombers must respect each other’s views instead of fighting together and Cameron should recognise it is never too late to apologise. Now more than ever he must speak for the entire country – not a Tory faction. House of Commons Debate and Vote on SyriaView gallery

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