Douglas Alexander MP is the Shadow Foreign Secretary.
19 September 2014 10:49 AM
Our campaign succeeded because we offered what most Scots actually want
07 August 2014 02:21 PM
The international community must be united and coordinated in its actions
29 June 2014 07:14 PM
The prospect of Britain sleepwalking towards exit from the EU is growing
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.
Ukip says babies born to immigrants in the UK should be classed as migrants – which would include Nigel Farage’s own children
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
Bollywood actress Veena Malik sentenced to 26 years in jail for blasphemy after appearing in mock TV wedding scene
- 1 'Kidnapped boy may have been abused and murdered by VIP paedophile ring,' say police
- 2 Ridley Scott on Exodus, Gods and Kings casting: 'I'm not going to get it financed if my lead actor is Mohammad so-and-so from such-and-such'
- 3 Girl, 7, gets Tesco to remove 'stupid' sign suggesting superheroes are 'for boys'
- 4 This letter from a reader explains why women can’t play football
- 5 'You should come to my house and eat cheeses with me': 4-year-old sends adorable love letter to girl at school