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UK Assistance To The Referendum In The Western Sahara

EDM number 1215 in 1990-91, proposed by David Steel on 25/07/1991.

That this House welcomes the success of the United Nations Secretary General's representative on the Western Sahara, the projected ceasefire of 6th September, the exchange of prisoners of war on 14th September, the transfer of refugees in November and the subsequent holding of a referendum among the Saharawi people at the turn of the year; and calls on Her Majesty's Government both to give assistance of personnel where requested to these options and any other relevant assistance to ensure that this long-standing conflict is successfully concluded on the basis of self-determination of the Saharawi people.

This motion has been signed by a total of 22 MPs.

David Steel25/07/1991Tweeddale, Ettrick and LauderdaleProposed
James Lester25/07/1991BroxtoweSigned
Donald Anderson25/07/1991Swansea EastSigned
Russell Johnston14/10/1991Inverness, Nairn and LochaberSigned
John Battle15/10/1991Leeds WestSigned
Norman Godman15/10/1991Greenock and Port GlasgowSigned
Andrew Faulds15/10/1991Warley EastSigned
Jeremy Corbyn15/10/1991Islington NorthSigned
Alex Carlile15/10/1991MontgomerySigned
Ian McCartney15/10/1991MakerfieldSigned
David Knox15/10/1991Staffordshire MoorlandsSigned
Peter Hardy15/10/1991WentworthSigned
Keith Bradley16/10/1991Manchester, WithingtonSigned
Harry Cohen16/10/1991LeytonSigned
Frank Cook16/10/1991Stockton NorthSigned
Alexander Eadie16/10/1991MidlothianSigned
Ronnie Fearn16/10/1991SouthportSigned
Tommy Graham16/10/1991Renfrew West and InverclydeSigned
James Wray16/10/1991Glasgow ProvanSigned
Tony Lloyd17/10/1991StretfordSigned
Alan Meale17/10/1991MansfieldSigned
Jim Wallace21/10/1991Orkney & ShetlandSigned

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