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Attacks On Coptic Christians

EDM number 1144 in 2016-17, proposed by Jim Shannon on 18/04/2017.
Categorised under the topics of Africa and Religious discrimination.

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 28 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Jim Shannon18/04/2017StrangfordDUPProposed
Mark Durkan18/04/2017FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Melanie Onn18/04/2017Great GrimsbyLabourSeconded
David Simpson18/04/2017Upper BannDUPSeconded
Geraint Davies18/04/2017Swansea WestLabourSeconded
Ian Paisley Jnr18/04/2017North AntrimDUPSeconded
Peter Bottomley18/04/2017Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Martin Docherty19/04/2017West DunbartonshireScottish National PartySigned
Chris Stephens19/04/2017Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Alan Meale19/04/2017MansfieldLabourSigned
Elliott, Tom19/04/2017Signed
Ronnie Campbell19/04/2017Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Gavin Robinson19/04/2017Belfast EastDUPSigned
Gregory Campbell19/04/2017East LondonderryDUPSigned
Lady Hermon19/04/2017North DownIndependentSigned
Greg Mulholland20/04/2017Leeds North WestLiberal DemocratSigned
Patrick Grady20/04/2017Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySigned
Margaret Ferrier20/04/2017Rutherglen and Hamilton WestScottish National PartySigned
Martin Vickers20/04/2017CleethorpesConservativeSigned
Paul Monaghan20/04/2017Caithness, Sutherland and Easter RossScottish National PartySigned
Margaret Ritchie20/04/2017South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Jeffrey M Donaldson24/04/2017Lagan ValleyDUPSigned
Rachael Maskell24/04/2017York CentralLabour/Co-operativeSigned
Jim Cunningham24/04/2017Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Brendan O'Hara25/04/2017Argyll and ButeScottish National PartySigned
Bob Blackman25/04/2017Harrow EastConservativeSigned
Carol Monaghan25/04/2017Glasgow North WestScottish National PartySigned
Alasdair McDonnell25/04/2017Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned

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