Ben Wallace this afternoon effortlessly dismantling the ‘both sides’ nonsense that Corbyn and his friends like to dish out every time Putin pushes his luck:
“…We didn’t put 165,000 combat troops on the edge of a sovereign country and hold a gun to the head of a democratically elected government. We didn’t do that, Russia did that. We have nothing to de-escalate from, Russia does. And I do hope the right honourable gentleman might condemn the stop the war coalition, [which] seems to always paint us as the aggressor. Maybe he’d like to go and ask the people of Ukraine who [they] actually think the aggressor is.”
At least Jeremy hasn’t suggested “peacefully” separating Ukraine. Yet.
UPDATE: Now Wallace has given Caroline Lucas a history lesson: