'We would support US strike over chemical attacks'
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Fallon: 'We would support US strike over chemical attacks'

The defence secretary has said the British government would support "proportionate" US military action if the Syrian regime used chemical weapons.

Sir Michael Fallon told the Today programme any military action used must be legal and justified. He said the whole point was to "further degrade" Syria's capacity to carry out more chemical attacks.

  • 27 Jun 2017
  • From the section UK
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