On the 20th of November mass protests took place in London and many other cities across the country urging the government not to conduct airstrikes in Syria...
‘Don’t Bomb Syria’ signs were plentiful, as thousands of protesters took to the streets of the British capital to make their voices heard, in a rally organized by the Stop the War coalition.
The demonstration in London started outside Prime Minister David Cameron’s residence at 10 Downing Street. The rally was against a planned vote in Parliament about whether to support a motion for the UK to starting bombing Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) militants in Syria.
After an all day vote on December 2nd 2015 the UK house of Parliament with overall majority in favour of carrying out airstrikes