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Dialogue With Iran

EDM number 579 in 2007-08, proposed by Diane Abbott on 13/12/2007.
Categorised under the topics of International politics and government and Iran.

That this House acknowledges the National Intelligence Estimate's report on Iran's nuclear activities; recognises Iran's influence in the Middle East and its importance in securing peace in the region while not condoning Iran's human rights record or President Ahmadinejad's remarks regarding Israel; condemns the threat of military action against Iran as a method of diplomacy; and calls on the Government to open further dialogue with Iran, and to put pressure on the US Administration to do the same.

This motion has been signed by a total of 8 MPs.

Diane Abbott13/12/2007Hackney North and Stoke NewingtonLabourProposed
Martin Caton18/12/2007GowerLabourSeconded
Robert Wareing18/12/2007Liverpool, West DerbyIndependentSeconded
Lynne Featherstone16/01/2008Hornsey and Wood GreenLiberal DemocratSeconded
John Hemming17/01/2008Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratSeconded
Bill Etherington21/01/2008Sunderland NorthLabourSeconded
Andy Reed24/01/2008LoughboroughLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell30/01/2008Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned

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