Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Boris Johnson, made a statement in the House of Commons on Syria and North Korea on Tuesday 18 April 2017.
Shadow Foreign Secretary, Emily Thornberry, responded on behalf of the Opposition.
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