British peers and priests met with Syrian officials hours after UK airstrike

As featured in The Telegraph



“When British peers and Christian clergy have been to Damascus in the past, they were rightly condemned as presenting an image of appeasement to Assad’s regime, and showing him as some sort of protector of Christians, as though Syrian Muslims mattered for nought,” HA Hellyer, senior research fellow at the Atlantic Council and the Royal United Services Institute in London, said.