Conservative says he supports air strikes on Iraq extremists
Conservative prospective parliamentary candidate says he would
vote in favour of air strikes against Islamic State extremists
Heappey, pictured, has first-hand experience of conflict, having
served as an officer in the Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and
Wiltshire regiment when he saw action in Afghanistan, Northern
Ireland and Iraq.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com on Saturday (September 27th): "IS
is responsible for a barbarism that extends far beyond the beheadings
and crucifixions we've seen on our TVs."
they'll destabilise the Middle East, provide a proving ground
for jihadis from across the globe and the threat to Britain of
that is clear."
seen combat first hand so the decision to put our service people
in harm's way would never be easy but we have to stand up to this
evil and protect ourselves from the terror it will export. On
Friday, if I had been your MP, I would have voted for air strikes
comments come after MP Tessa Munt voted in military favour of
action in Friday's crucial House of Commons vote, as we reported