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Situation In Yemen

EDM number 118 in 2012-13, proposed by Keith Vaz on 22/05/2012.
Categorised under the topics of International politics and government and Middle East.

That this House is gravely concerned by the deteriorating security and humanitarian situation in Yemen which has the second highest malnutrition rate in the world; notes with sadness the tragic terrorist attack on 21 May 2012 which killed upwards of 90 people in the capital, Sana'a; further notes that the Friends of Yemen meeting, co-chaired by the UK will take place on 23 May 2012; calls on the Government to use the meeting to secure full funding for the 2012 UN humanitarian appeal for Yemen and to ensure that the new President, President Hadi, has all the security equipment and training assistance his forces require; and urges the Government to focus on the future of Yemen and take a business and diaspora delegation to the country to promote trade links.

This motion has been signed by a total of 28 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Keith Vaz22/05/2012Leicester EastLabourProposed
Bob Russell22/05/2012ColchesterLiberal DemocratSeconded
Andrew George22/05/2012St IvesLiberal DemocratSeconded
Mike Hancock22/05/2012Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
Lady Hermon23/05/2012North DownIndependentSeconded
Peter Bottomley23/05/2012Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Hugh Bayley23/05/2012York CentralLabourSigned
Ronnie Campbell23/05/2012Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Albert Owen23/05/2012Ynys MLabourSigned
Alan Meale23/05/2012MansfieldLabourSigned
John McDonnell23/05/2012Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Jim Shannon23/05/2012StrangfordDUPSigned
Mary Glindon24/05/2012North TynesideLabourSigned
Martin Caton24/05/2012GowerLabourSigned
Kelvin Hopkins24/05/2012Luton NorthLabourSigned
David Simpson11/06/2012Upper BannDUPSigned
Jim Dobbin11/06/2012Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
Mark Williams11/06/2012CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
John Leech12/06/2012Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Angus MacNeil13/06/2012Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Stewart Hosie13/06/2012Dundee EastScottish National PartySigned
Angus Robertson13/06/2012MorayScottish National PartySigned
Lindsay Roy14/06/2012GlenrothesLabourSigned
David Anderson18/06/2012BlaydonLabourSigned
Valerie Vaz20/06/2012Walsall SouthLabourSigned
David Crausby21/06/2012Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Virendra Sharma25/06/2012Ealing, SouthallLabourSigned
John Hemming26/06/2012Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratSigned

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