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Attacks On Coptic Christians

EDM number 1144 in 2016-17, proposed by Jim Shannon on 18/04/2017.

That this House expresses concern and sorrow regarding the attack on the Coptic Christian churches in Egypt during which 44 people were killed and 126 were wounded; calls on the Government to stand in solidarity with the Egyptian Government and people, and in particular with the Christian churches in that country which wish to be free to worship God in peace and with full security; and urges the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to liaise closely with its Egyptian counterparts to offer any support and help that it is possible to give at this time.

This motion has been signed by a total of 7 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Jim Shannon18/04/2017StrangfordDUPProposed
Ian Paisley Jnr18/04/2017North AntrimDUPSeconded
Geraint Davies18/04/2017Swansea WestLabourSeconded
David Simpson18/04/2017Upper BannDUPSeconded
Melanie Onn18/04/2017Great GrimsbyLabourSeconded
Mark Durkan18/04/2017FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Peter Bottomley18/04/2017Worthing WestConservativeSigned

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