Isabel Hardman Isabel Hardman

David Cameron’s fog of war

The Prime Minister's foreign policy pronouncements are displaying no clear strategy. So far, his party doesn't mind

It was clear that things were going wrong for David Cameron when he had to say that his position on Iraq was ‘very, very simple’. To use that phrase was to admit that things had become very, very muddled. They remain so now.

The Prime Minister started the week with a robust line on the bloodshed in Iraq.

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Isabel Hardman
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Isabel Hardman
Isabel Hardman is assistant editor of The Spectator and author of Why We Get the Wrong Politicians. She also presents Radio 4’s Week in Westminster.

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