Russia’s role in the Syrian bloodshed has been compared to the Nazis by a former Cabinet minister.
Today he will demand an emergency debate in the House of Commons about the worsening situation in Syria.
Tory MP Andrew Mitchell (left) said the involvement of Vladimir Putin’s forces was equivalent to Germany and Italy ahead of the Second World War. He and Labour MP John Woodcock (right) are demanding an emergency debate in Parliament to step up pressure on Russia to halt its bombing campaign in the besieged Russian city of Aleppo
Explaining how Russia was guilty of a ‘fundamental breach of international law and crime,’ he said its use of the ‘bunker-busting bomb’ proved that the M10 hospital – an underground hospital in Aleppo – was…