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January 2, 2017

‘Et tu, Theresa’ – welcome to the two faces of Mrs. May

by
Douglas Murray

Originally published in the Jerusalem Post.

Foreign affairs have never been Theresa May’s bag. And, judged by her recent form and Britain’s deceit in oiling the wheels of UN Resolution 2334 – one of the worst examples of Machiavellian back-stabbing since Julius Caesar’s assassination – the prime minister is still an innocent in matters abroad.

That said, the country parson’s daughter now stands accused of demonstrating flagrant hypocrisy, not just to Israel but also towards the UK’s “special buddies”, the USA.

As the Gatestone Institute’s Douglas Murray observed, “Only now has the true duplicity of the [CFI] speech been exposed. For now the world has learned what diplomacy the British government was engaged in even as May was making her speech.”

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Douglas Murray

About Douglas Murray

A bestselling author and award-winning political commentator, he previously founded the Centre for Social Cohesion, which monitors extremism in Britain. Murray is the author of numerous publications including, "Victims of Intimidation: Freedom of Speech within Europe's Muslim Communities". A columnist for Standpoint magazine, he writes for a variety of other publications, including the Spectator and Wall Street Journal. Murray is an expert on Islamist extremism and UK foreign policy. He recently published a book on the Saville Inquiry into Bloody Sunday.

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