Christine Gilmore, President of Leeds Friends of Syria
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Syria: Public reaction to vote against intervention

MPs have rejected possible UK military action against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government to deter the use of chemical weapons.

David Cameron said he would respect the defeat of a government motion by 285-272, ruling out joining US-led strikes.

Ed Miliband described the result as a vote for the British people.

BBC Breakfast's Jenny Hill went to Huddersfield to gauge some reaction to the vote.

  • 30 Aug 2013
  • From the section UK
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