This week in the Commons: 5-8 September 2017 – News from Parliament – UK Parliament

If like myself, you’re tired of the biased reporting of politics from the UK media, take a look at the UK Parliament publications for official briefing papers and video coverage of debates. Open the following link for a round up of this week’s business in the Chamber and Westminster Hall.

Source: This week in the Commons: 5-8 September 2017 – News from Parliament – UK Parliament

If you’re primarily concerned about the poor progress on Brexit, open this link for all the relevent data.

For the moment, Conservative MPs are behaving and staying loyal to the Government but the hard Brexit supporters in parliament seem to be increasing their hold on the government.

It looks like Jeremy Corbyn’s still focusing first on his political future, rather than effectively holding the Conservative government to account?

North Korea and Iran Are Collaborating on Ballistic Missiles – Iran Focus News & Analysis

Iran Focus highlights that political analyst, Faisal Al-Shammeri, wrote an op-ed for Al Arabiya, entitled “North Korean nukes and the Iranian Nexus”, in which he discussed the troubling relationship between Iran and North Korea, and how, as a result, North Korea poses a threat to the Middle East.

Source: North Korea and Iran Are Collaborating on Ballistic Missiles

Most risk analysts seem to regard North Korea and Iran as separate risks. Surely, if North Korea and Iran form an alliance, the geopolitical risks ares compounded?

Thoughts?