Readers' letters - March 22

No one has a crystal ball to reveal all in Salisbury

Friday, 23rd March 2018, 5:36 pm
Updated Friday, 23rd March 2018, 5:40 pm
A correspondent says it is better to wait rather than rush to blame for the Salisbury poisoning

I don’t know whether it is just me, but are there any others who are sick and tired of our mass media and senior politicians determining that the Russians are unequivocally guilty of everything under the sun? For until there is definitive and unequivocal evidence of any misdoings, in the English courts at least, no judge could make a judgement of guilt based on hearsay and could-bes. The recent case of the poisoning in Salisbury is a case in point where, because the victim was a double agent, the Russians did it, although there still is no indisputable evidence that proves this fact. Let’s wait is my thinking for the indisputable evidence to be “released”.I believe Jeremy Corbyn is right here, unlike the likes of Boris Johnson and the Defence Secretary, together with 30 Labour MPs and Conservative MPs, who seem to have a crystal ball to see everything or Aladdin’s magic lamp to rub to know everything.Dr David HillCEOWorld Innovation Foundation

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