SYRIAN SITUATION – A THREAT TO U.K
Two British fighters with the Islamic State were killed by an RAF drone strike in Syria in an “act of self-defence”, according to British PM David Cameron on Monday 09/07/2015. despite MPs previously ruling out U.K military action in Syria. The two are Cardiff-born Reyaad Khan (L), 21, was targeted in Raqqa on 08/21/2015 and died alongside fellow Briton Ruhul Amin (R) from Aberdeen, Scotland and another fighter, the PM told MPs. According to the PM Reyaad Khan had been plotting “barbaric” attacks on UK soil, he said. The action was lawful and necessary and the legality of the strike had been approved by the attorney general, he added .
PM also revealed police have foiled six terrorist attacks against Britain in the last 12 months and he concluded that the he risk to Britain from Islamist extremist violence is “more acute today than ever before.
.Just two years ago MPs rejected possible UK military action in Syria, but last September approved British participation in air strikes against Islamic State – I.S.I.S – targets in Iraq only.
“There was a terrorist directing murder on our streets and no other means to stop him.
“But I am not prepared to stand here in the aftermath of a terrorist attack on our streets and have to explain to the House why I did not take the chance to prevent it when I could have done….There was a terrorist directing murder on our streets and no other means to stop him. ” Mr. Cameron said ( see also – 09.2015 RUSSIA BACK ).
Another British national, Junaid Hussain, from Birmingham, was killed in a separate air strike by US forces in Raqqa on 08/24/2015t, the prime minister confirmed. The British militants were suspected of targeting the Queen and the Royal Family with Boston Bombings style pressure cooker bombs scheduled to Saturday -8/14/2015 VJ commemorations (Victory over Japan day ) .
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