Chris Parry

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

The leak sustained by HMS Queen Elizabeth isn't a problem, according to a navy veteran

HMS Queen Elizabeth: Navy admiral Chris Parry says 'nothing is wrong' with leaky aircraft carrier

Navy admiral Chris Parry says 'nothing is wrong' with leaky aircraft carrier

Parry says trials are designed to find faults like this

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Brexit: 'Europeans would have to be crazy to force ECJ on security deal talks', says rear admiral

Brexit: EU would have to be crazy to frustrate security deal, says former MoD director-general

'Europeans would be crazy to force ECJ on security talks', says rear admiral

Chris Parry, a former Director General of the Ministry of Defence, said his belief the Europeans wouldn't stress the issue of the European Court of Justice to maintain the ad

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Brexit: 'The UK gives more to the EU in defence than it gets back', says former Royal Navy officer

Brexit: Former Navy officer says EU has a 'can't fight, won't fight' policy on defence

Royal Navy officer says EU has a 'can't fight, won't fight' policy on defence

The Government has announced that it will continue to be committed to European security even after Brexit

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

he wants to be attacked to deflect all of the problems away from himself and get the people behind him

North Korea: 'Kim Jong-un wants to be attacked to deflect problems away from himself' claims former MoD director

'Kim Jong-un wants to be attacked to deflect problems away from himself'

Chris Parry spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the ongoing crisis with North Korea

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Former Tory leader Michael Howard has been among the most belligerent voices on Gibraltar

Gibraltar row: Spain mocks 'four old men in their 70s' for threatening war with Madrid

Spain mocks 'four old men in their 70s' for threatening war over Gibraltar

Spanish press rounds on British aggression as war of words erupts over disputed peninsula

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Thursday, October 27, 2016

'Vladimir Putin likes flexing his muscles' - Former rear admiral highlights how the west needs a 'framework' to confront Russia

LISTEN Vladimir Putin thinks we're weak and effeminate, says former Rear Admiral Chris Parry

Putin thinks we're weak and effeminate, says former Admiral

Chris Parry explained how there's no strategy to currently stop 'Vladimir Putin flexing his muscles' in Syria

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Security expert Chris Parry explains why talks with Isis would give them moral legitimacy

Owen Smith Isis talks: 'Our politicians are good at winning elections but not so good at strategy', says security expert

Security expert warns talks with Isis would give them moral legitimacy

Rear Admiral Chris Parry joins criticism of Owen Smith's suggestion that militant groups could be involved in Middle East negotiations

Monday, July 18, 2016

Monday, July 18, 2016

'That's like saying there's a cheaper alternative to a Rolls Royce, a push bike', says Chris Parry on MP Emily Thornberry's Trident comments

'That's like saying there's a cheaper alternative to a Rolls Royce – a push bike', Rear Admiral Chris Parry dismisses the cost-savings of not renewing Trident

'It's like saying there's a cheaper alternative to a Rolls Royce – a push bike'

Chris Parry, former director general of development, concepts and doctrine at the Ministry of Defence, explains why he scrapping nuclear weapons is a false economy

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

'People totally misidentified the nature of Iraq', says former director general of MOD

'People totally misidentified the nature of Iraq', says former director general of MOD

'People totally misidentified the nature of Iraq', says Chris Parry

Parry helped plan the Iraq war and reveals what he thinks went wrong

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Former rear admiral Chris Parry has claimed the Russians "are out to get us" following the "simulated attack" on a U.S destroyer by fighter jets in the Baltic Sea

'The Russians are signaling they are out to get us', claims former Rear Admiral Chris Parry

'The Russians are signalling they are out to get us', claims Chris Parry

The former rear admiral condemned the 'buzzing' of an American destroyer by two Russian pilots