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Killings At Diyarbakir Funeral (No. 2)

EDM number 1159 in 1990-91, proposed by Dennis Skinner on 17/07/1991.

That this House notes the call by the International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights for an investigation into the disappearance of a Kurdish journalist in South East Turkey, Faysal Dagli, who was seriously wounded during the police attack on the funeral procession of the chair of the People's Labour Party, Mr Vedat Aydin, on 10th July; further condemns the brutal police actions in Diyarbakir, following the protests at Vedat Aydins' assassination, where 200 people were wounded and 20 killed; and calls for international condemnation over the deaths, injuries, arrests and disappearances carried out by Turkish death squads in a country that aspires to European Community Membership.

This motion has been signed by a total of 11 MPs.

Dennis Skinner17/07/1991BolsoverProposed
Jeremy Corbyn17/07/1991Islington NorthSigned
Martin Redmond18/07/1991Don ValleySigned
Ronnie Campbell18/07/1991Blyth ValleySigned
Jimmy Dunnachie18/07/1991Glasgow, PollokSigned
Harry Barnes18/07/1991North East DerbyshireSigned
James Wray23/07/1991Glasgow ProvanSigned
Eric Illsley24/07/1991Barnsley CentralSigned
Bill Michie24/07/1991Sheffield, HeeleySigned
John Cummings24/07/1991EasingtonSigned
Audrey Wise24/07/1991PrestonSigned

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