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Conflict In Yemen

EDM number 79 in 2015-16, proposed by Keith Vaz on 04/06/2015.
Categorised under the topics of International politics and government and Middle East.

That this House is dismayed by the ongoing conflict in Yemen, where the Houthi rebel group continues to fight forces loyal to the legitimate government and President Hadi; notes that a coalition of Gulf states, led by Saudi Arabia, continues to launch air strikes against the rebels; further notes that over 1,000 people have died in the conflict since the beginning of 2015, including over 100 children; supports international efforts to forge a negotiated political solution, and to allow aid agencies to provide vital humanitarian aid into the country; and calls on the Government to take all possible action to support the international efforts to stabilise Yemen and bring all parties to the negotiating table.

This motion has been signed by a total of 25 MPs.

Keith Vaz04/06/2015Leicester EastLabourProposed
Peter Bottomley04/06/2015Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
John McDonnell04/06/2015Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSeconded
Michael Weir08/06/2015AngusScottish National PartySeconded
Martyn Day08/06/2015Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Jeremy Corbyn08/06/2015Islington NorthLabourSeconded
Jim Shannon09/06/2015StrangfordDUPSigned
Bob Blackman09/06/2015Harrow EastConservativeSigned
Lady Hermon10/06/2015North DownIndependentSigned
Virendra Sharma10/06/2015Ealing, SouthallLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell10/06/2015Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Chris Law10/06/2015Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Ronnie Campbell10/06/2015Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
David Simpson10/06/2015Upper BannDUPSigned
David Crausby10/06/2015Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Gavin Robinson10/06/2015Belfast EastDUPSigned
Diane Abbott11/06/2015Hackney North and Stoke NewingtonLabourSigned
Caroline Lucas11/06/2015Brighton, PavilionGreenSigned
Natalie McGarry15/06/2015Glasgow EastScottish National PartySigned
Jim Cunningham15/06/2015Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Roger Mullin15/06/2015Kirkcaldy and CowdenbeathScottish National PartySigned
Alan Meale15/06/2015MansfieldLabourSigned
Roger Godsiff15/06/2015Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned
Rachael Maskell16/06/2015York CentralLabour/Co-operativeSigned
Yasmin Qureshi02/07/2015Bolton South EastLabourSigned

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