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Syria: Military Intervention

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN HL3463, tabled on 9 November 2015

To ask Her Majesty’s Government what domestic legislation they consider to be relevant to the lethal operation of Reaper drones in Syria from RAF Waddington.

Answered on

18 November 2015

The UK conducts all its military operations in accordance with international law (including International Humanitarian Law) and members of HM Armed Forces are subject to the criminal law of England and Wales at all times.