An alliance the world can count on

By Barack Obama and David Cameron Monday, 12 March 2012 THE WASHINGTON POST WASHINGTON— Seven decades ago, as our forces began to turn the tide of World War II, Prime Minister Winston Churchill traveled to Washington to coordinate our joint efforts. Our victories on the battlefield proved “what can be achieved by British and Americans […]

Read More...

UK-US special relationship ‘must be based on pragmatism, not nostalgia’

By Richard Norton-Taylor Tuesday, 19 July 2011 THE GUARDIAN Shadow defence secretary will use speech in Washington to call for European Nato members to contribute more. Britain must adopt a new, pragmatic approach to the “special relationship” with the US that is based neither on ideology nor nostalgia, the shadow defence secretary, Jim Murphy, will tell […]

Read More...