Is the position of the British government to support the revolutionary overthrow of the British government? If so then yes our position is identical.
Can you understand a difference between general opposition and direct, immediate opposition to a specific action (or rather the outcome of a specific action)? Do you think general opposition has to imply immediate active opposition to every action? Gilbert Achcar's use of the cops analogy is better - would you say "police off our streets!" if you saw the cops intervening to stop a rape?