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Murder Of Munir Said Thalib

EDM number 2139 in 2007-08, proposed by Jeremy Corbyn on 22/07/2008.
Categorised under the topics of Administration of justice, Asia and Human rights.

That this House recognises and supports the work of KASUM (The Committee for Solidarity With Munir) to bring those responsible for the murder of Indonesian human rights defender Munir Said Thalib to account; welcomes the progress made so far in connection with the case; further welcomes the recent arrest of Major General Muchdi Purwoprandjono, a former member of the Indonesian state intelligence agency BIN; requests the UK Government to ask the Indonesian government to make public the report by an independent fact-finding team into the Munir case, ordered by the Indonesian President, and to ensure that all those responsible for Munir's death are brought before the courts; further requests the UK Government to monitor closely the continuing developments in the case; and encourages the UK Government to support human rights defenders, independent journalists and civil society activists in Indonesia.

This motion has been signed by a total of 18 MPs.

Jeremy Corbyn22/07/2008Islington NorthLabourProposed
Andrew Dismore06/10/2008HendonLabourSeconded
Lynne Jones06/10/2008Birmingham, Selly OakLabourSeconded
Mike Hancock06/10/2008Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
Martin Caton07/10/2008GowerLabourSeconded
Kelvin Hopkins07/10/2008Luton NorthLabourSeconded
Ann Cryer07/10/2008KeighleyLabourSigned
Mark Durkan07/10/2008FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Elfyn Llwyd08/10/2008Meirionnydd Nant ConwyPlaid CymruSigned
David Drew08/10/2008StroudLabourSigned
Brian Jenkins08/10/2008TamworthLabourSigned
Andrew Stunell09/10/2008Hazel GroveLiberal DemocratSigned
Harry Cohen13/10/2008Leyton and WansteadLabourSigned
Paul Flynn13/10/2008Newport WestLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell14/10/2008Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Katy Clark17/10/2008North Ayrshire and ArranLabourSigned
Alan Simpson22/10/2008Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
John McDonnell25/11/2008Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned

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