More than 100 foreign aid workers left in anticipation of a possible American military strike.
Before an effective military strike can be made, you must take out the opposing army's line of communication.
In 2012, he expressed opposition to a military strike on Iran.
This was one of the few military strikes in British history.
United States military strikes would only add to the toll.
"I did not go out specifically seeking support for military strikes," he said.
The operation is planned and carried out like a military strike.
A military strike would also do nothing more than buy time.
Gordon Brown has just refused to rule out a military strike.
Administration officials said they had canceled a plan to stage a military strike just hours before it was set to begin.