It’s absolutely clear that Russia is not discriminating between Isil and the legitimate Syrian opposition groups and, as a result, they are actually backing the butcher Assad and helping him and really making the situation worse.
Rightly, they have been condemned across the Arab world for what they have done and I think the Arab world is right about that.
“But we should be using this moment now to try to force forward a comprehensive plan to bring political transition in Syria because that is the answer for bringing peace to the region.  David Cameron
It is worth recalling that this is the same David Cameron who heralded the overthrow of the tyrant Gaddafi as a moment when the Libyan people “chose freedom” and “democracy” “with Britain’s help”.