Douglas Alexander MP is the Shadow Foreign Secretary.
09 March 2014 12:00 AM
As upholders of the international order, Britain, along with our allies, has responsibilities that extend beyond simply our bilateral relations with Russia
23 February 2014 12:00 AM
Today Ukraine’s future hangs in the balance. At least 77 people died last week, and hundreds more were injured amid turmoil and terror on the streets of Kiev. In a vibrant and historic European capital, makeshift morgues lined the pavements and government snipers fired at protesters trying to bring the injured to safety. It was a black day for Ukraine and a dark moment for Europe.
12 May 2013 04:27 PM
Neither arming the rebels nor military strikes can guarantee peace in a country where sectarian, tribal and democratic impulses are all present
31 March 2013 12:00 AM
His legacy is the modern Labour Party
Mali, Algeria and what the latest conflict in north Africa tells us about the meaning of 'War on Terror'
22 January 2013 04:35 PM
The Shadow Foreign Secretary argues against the use of a tired, imprecise phrase
08 November 2012 06:48 PM
Britain’s top priority must be to push for a more flexible Europe.
16 October 2012 08:11 PM
The gravity of the humanitarian crisis must be matched by the donor response.
23 July 2012 07:37 PM
In the time it takes to read this article, at least one person will have died from armed violence.
22 January 2012 12:00 AM
Narrow nationalism is not what Scotland - nor the United Kingdom - needs in the debate about independence
The food poverty scandal that shames Britain: Nearly 1m people rely on handouts to eat – and benefit reforms may be to blame
US Navy christens huge $3 billion destroyer ship USS Zumwalt that appears as a fishing boat on enemy radar
Scottish independence: It is the English who should be on their knees, begging the Scots to vote ‘No’
Nigel Farage fatigue? Half of voters ‘immune’ to Ukip’s appeal
Nigel Farage on Have I Got News For You: Ukip leader ridiculed over expenses and party 'fruitcakes'
Nigel Farage: I’m taking on the status quo, and the Establishment’s fighting back
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