Letter from Poland… SEC Newgate CEE stands with Ukraine

By Ewa Grabek At first, everyone gave their all. We have never seen our country so united and eager to help before. This huge, nation-wide movement to provide attacked Ukrainians with shelter, healthcare, food and necessities, jobs or even military equipment lasted for the first few weeks of the war. The whole world witnessed countless…

Boris evokes his hero in speech to Ukrainian Parliament

By Paul Kelly Perhaps it would be a little churlish, for obvious reasons, to say that Boris Johnson probably envies Volodymyr Zelensky right now, but I am sure that there is a part of him that does. “War”, Antonio Guterress, Secretary General of the United Nations, said recently, ”is an absurdity in the twenty first…

MPs return early to ask ‘what now’ for Afghanistan?

By Fraser Raleigh MPs return to Westminster tomorrow to consider the physical and diplomatic wreckage of the fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban over the weekend. Following the recall of Parliament, MPs will have five hours to try to make sense of the immediate questions over humanitarian assistance and the UK’s asylum policy towards those…