Emily Thornberry Labour MP for Islington South and Finsbury
I’ve written an article for today’s Observer about the alleged abduction and murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul. This should come as no surprise given the actions of Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Bin Salman since coming to power, which makes it all the more inexplicable that our Tory government rolled out the red carpet for him in London earlier this year. I argue that it is time to end Britain’s blind spot when it comes to Saudi Arabia’s abuse of human rights.
You can read my article here.