“This ideology now has a state, Iran, that is prepared to back and finance terror in the pursuit of destabilising countries whose people wish to live in peace.” See link:
So why wasn’t Tony Blair making such punchy statements last year? Blair dared not say such things, when we had the boat hostage situation did we. We now have the UK government openly critisizing the US in Iraq.
But more importantly, they let the Seyyeds’ men creep into Basra, and inflitrate the forces. Ask any modern Iranian, and they will tell you that the Brits are behind the Seyyeds. So what in the world is he going on about?