Ros Atkins explains the UK’s response to the Ukrainian refugee crisis

Oonagh Keating. Updated March 9th, 2022 The UK’s response to the war in Ukraine, particularly in terms of facilitating the acceptance of refugees into the country, has been widely condemned as inadequate. There are three key aspects to the UK response to Ukraine, all of them crucial: Arms, sanctions and refugees. We’ve been very good … Read more

A Tory councillor got totally owned for saying Boris Johnson was on the front line

Oonagh Keating. Updated February 28th, 2022 Much has been made of the fact that Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, has taken a hands-on approach to defending his country, despite intelligence suggesting he is a specific target of Russian snipers. He was offered the chance of evacuation by the USA, but turned it down. New @AP reporting … Read more

Boris Johnson has been sent a Met questionnaire – 24 favourite reactions

Oonagh Keating. Updated February 12th, 2022 Despite the resignation of Met Commissioner Cressida Dick, the investigation into alleged breaking of Covid laws in Whitehall and Downing Street continues, with questionnaires going out to more than 50 people – including Boris Johnson. 🚨 Excl: A No10 spokesman confirms the prime minister has tonight received a questionnaire … Read more