Posted on September 24, 2014
Britain’s engagement in military action against Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq and Syria is seen as inevitable by several papers, notable the Daily Express and Daily Mirror.
The latter predicts that the country will be at war by the weekend. However, that’s not soon enough for the Times, which complains about the insistence on recalling Parliament: “We elect governments to take difficult decisions and then to be held accountable for them. Indeed, to be able to make such judgments has traditionally been regarded as one of the necessary qualities of a prime minister.”