Right to rant

Share this article
Have your say

Dr McCormick (Letters, 20 December) chides Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon for “ranting about weapons of mass destruction”.

He suggests that this is not appropriate language for a senior government minister.

But senior UK ministers, including the prime minister of the time, talked a lot about weapons of mass destruction to justify their war on Iraq. In fact, Iraq proved not to have such weapons, while undoubtedly the UK does – and it appears that most Scots, not only the SNP government, would like rid of them from Scotland.

(Dr) David Stevenson

Blacket Place