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Armenian Genocide

EDM number 797 in 2007-08, proposed by Andrew Dismore on 28/01/2008.
Categorised under the topics of Eastern Europe, Human rights and Military operations.

That this House unreservedly condemns the desecration of the Armenian Genocide Monument in Cardiff on Holocaust Memorial Day 2008; congratulates all bodies which have recognised the truth of the Armenian Genocide including The International Association of Genocide Scholars, the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, The Aegis Trust, The European Parliament, The National Assembly of Wales, The Edinburgh, Ealing and Gwynedd Councils, The United Nations Association Wales, The Archbishop of Canterbury, The Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel, and the Kurdish parliament in exile; and calls upon the UK Government formally to recognise the 1915 genocide of Armenians and Assyrians.

This motion has been signed by a total of 56 MPs, 2 of these signatures have been withdrawn.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Andrew Dismore28/01/2008HendonLabourProposed
Bob Spink28/01/2008Castle PointConservativeSeconded
Paul Holmes28/01/2008ChesterfieldLiberal DemocratSeconded
Peter Bottomley28/01/2008Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Andrew George28/01/2008St IvesLiberal DemocratSeconded
Gregory Campbell29/01/2008East LondonderryDUPSeconded
Jim Devine29/01/2008LivingstonLabourSigned
Mark Hunter29/01/2008CheadleLiberal DemocratSigned
Stephen Williams29/01/2008Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSigned
John Leech29/01/2008Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Robert Wareing29/01/2008Liverpool, West DerbyIndependentSigned
Ann Cryer29/01/2008KeighleyLabourSigned
Angus MacNeil30/01/2008Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Rudi Vis30/01/2008Finchley and Golders GreenLabourSigned
Hywel Francis30/01/2008AberavonLabourSigned
Janet Dean30/01/2008BurtonLabourSigned
Martin Caton30/01/2008GowerLabourSigned
Ronnie Campbell30/01/2008Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell30/01/2008Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
William McCrea30/01/2008South AntrimDUPSigned
Gordon Marsden30/01/2008Blackpool SouthLabourSigned
Lynne Jones30/01/2008Birmingham, Selly OakLabourSigned
Jeremy Corbyn31/01/2008Islington NorthLabourSigned
Michael Clapham31/01/2008Barnsley West and PenistoneLabourSigned
Chris McCafferty31/01/2008Calder ValleyLabourSigned
David Lepper31/01/2008Brighton, PavilionLabourSigned
Kelvin Hopkins31/01/2008Luton NorthLabourSigned
Albert Owen04/02/2008Ynys MLabourSigned
Eric Illsley05/02/2008Barnsley CentralLabourSigned
Bill Etherington07/02/2008Sunderland NorthLabourSigned
Katy Clark07/02/2008North Ayrshire and ArranLabourSigned
Dai Davies07/02/2008Blaenau GwentIndependentSigned
Julie Morgan18/02/2008Cardiff NorthLabourSigned
Susan Kramer18/02/2008Richmond ParkLiberal DemocratSigned
John Hemming19/02/2008Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratSigned
Jim Dowd19/02/2008Lewisham WestLabourSigned
Elfyn Llwyd21/02/2008Meirionnydd Nant ConwyPlaid CymruSigned
John Battle21/02/2008Leeds WestLabourSigned
Hywel Williams25/02/2008CaernarfonPlaid CymruSigned
John Austin27/02/2008Erith and ThamesmeadLabourSigned
Richard Bacon23/04/2008South NorfolkConservativeSigned
Linda Riordan23/04/2008HalifaxLabourSigned
Marsha Singh24/04/2008Bradford WestLabourSigned
Karen Buck29/04/2008Regent's Park and Kensington NorthLabourSigned
Stephen Pound06/05/2008Ealing NorthLabourSigned
Vincent Cable08/05/2008TwickenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Dan Rogerson19/06/2008North CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
John McDonnell23/06/2008Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Martin Horwood24/06/2008CheltenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Roger Williams09/07/2008Brecon and RadnorshireLiberal DemocratSigned
George Galloway14/07/2008Bethnal Green and BowRespectSigned
Danny Alexander15/07/2008Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyLiberal DemocratSigned
Sarah Teather16/07/2008Brent EastLiberal DemocratSigned
Frank Dobson06/10/2008Holborn and St PancrasLabourSigned
Jon TrickettUnknownWithdrawn
David MarshallUnknownWithdrawn

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