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Cyprus And Its Religious And Cultural Heritage

EDM number 1074 in 2010-12, proposed by Alan Meale on 22/11/2010.
Categorised under the topics of Cultural heritage and Europe.

That this House expresses its deep concern about the removal of cultural artefacts together with both the misuse of and damage to sacred religious sites situated within the currently illegally occupied northern part ofCyprus; and urges the Government to fully adhere to all aspects of signed agreements contained within the Cyprus Act which granted independence to the Republic of Cyprus, to support those United Nations Security Council Resolutions and European Court of Human Rights decisions appertaining to the Cyprus situation, help retrieve and restore lost items and halt all further archaeological excavations and traffic inicons and antiquities from the island, whilst at the same time as aguarantor power, insist on an immediate end to all military imposed restrictions of freedom of movement and religious and cultural activities of its citizens.

This motion has been signed by a total of 23 MPs, 1 of these signatures have been withdrawn.

Alan Meale22/11/2010MansfieldLabourProposed
Ian Lavery22/11/2010WansbeckLabourSeconded
Jim Sheridan22/11/2010Paisley and Renfrewshire NorthLabourSeconded
Eric Illsley24/11/2010Barnsley CentralLabourWithdrawn
Kelvin Hopkins24/11/2010Luton NorthLabourSeconded
Ian Mearns24/11/2010GatesheadLabourSeconded
Bob Russell25/11/2010ColchesterLiberal DemocratSigned
John McDonnell25/11/2010Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Andrew George25/11/2010St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Jeremy Corbyn29/11/2010Islington NorthLabourSigned
Dan Rogerson29/11/2010North CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
Elfyn Llwyd30/11/2010Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
Mary Glindon30/11/2010North TynesideLabourSigned
Virendra Sharma30/11/2010Ealing, SouthallLabourSigned
Hywel Francis30/11/2010AberavonLabourSigned
Martin Caton30/11/2010GowerLabourSigned
Naomi Long30/11/2010Belfast EastAllianceSigned
Marsha Singh01/12/2010Bradford WestLabourSigned
Tom Blenkinsop01/12/2010Middlesbrough South and East ClevelandLabourSigned
David Crausby07/12/2010Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell09/12/2010Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Linda Riordan26/01/2011HalifaxLabourSigned
Stephen Hepburn02/02/2011JarrowLabourSigned

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