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Human Rights Situation Of Sabian Mandaeans And Other Minority Religious Groups In Iraq

EDM number 1166 in 2010-12, proposed by Daniel Rogerson on 09/12/2010.
Categorised under the topics of Iraq and Religious discrimination.

That this House expresses concern regarding human rights violations of the ancient Sabian Mandaeans religious group in Iraq; condemns the ethnic cleansing and systematic torture of this group as well as other minority religious groups in Iraq forcing them to become refugees; notes the recent deaths of Catholic priests and over 52 worshippers in Baghdad who were shot dead during a mass; further condemns the treatment of young children who are tortured and raped because of their religious background; believes all Iraqi religious groups and ethnicities should retain their human right to religious freedom and their right tojustice, equality, fairness and an end to discrimination and violence; and calls on the Prime Minister and the Government to raise the issue of human rights of Iraqi minority religious groups with the government of Iraq.

This motion has been signed by a total of 23 MPs.

Dan Rogerson09/12/2010North CornwallLiberal DemocratProposed
Angus MacNeil09/12/2010Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySeconded
Elfyn Llwyd09/12/2010Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSeconded
Jonathan Edwards09/12/2010Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSeconded
Mark Durkan09/12/2010FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Mike Hancock09/12/2010Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
Therese Coffey13/12/2010Suffolk CoastalConservativeSigned
Peter Bottomley13/12/2010Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Jim Dobbin13/12/2010Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
Alan Meale13/12/2010MansfieldLabourSigned
Marsha Singh13/12/2010Bradford WestLabourSigned
Adrian Sanders13/12/2010TorbayLiberal DemocratSigned
Kelvin Hopkins14/12/2010Luton NorthLabourSigned
John McDonnell14/12/2010Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Austin Mitchell14/12/2010Great GrimsbyLabourSigned
Martin Caton14/12/2010GowerLabourSigned
Jeremy Corbyn14/12/2010Islington NorthLabourSigned
John Leech14/12/2010Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Stephen Williams14/12/2010Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSigned
Andrew George15/12/2010St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
John Hemming20/12/2010Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratSigned
Mark Williams10/01/2011CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
Jim McGovern13/01/2011Dundee WestLabourSigned

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