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Condemning The Attack On Amarnath Pilgrims In Kashmir

EDM number 184 in 2017-18, proposed by Bob Blackman on 13/07/2017.
Categorised under the topics of Asia, Religion and faith communities and Terrorism.

That this House condemns the recent killings of innocent Hindu pilgrims in Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir in India; recognises it as a gruesome attack on innocent pilgrims by Lashkar-e-Toiba, an internationally recognised terrorist group, led by Abu Ismail; urges the Government to condemn strongly the attack and stand with India in the fight against terrorism; calls on the Government to investigate if there are any direct or indirect links to organisations or individuals in the UK that may be involved in such cross-border atrocities in India; and further calls on the Government to reject all forms of terrorism and support to organisations and individuals propagating such ideology and to take strong action against such organisations and individuals in the UK to ensure peace in the UK as well as India.

This motion has been signed by a total of 14 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Bob Blackman13/07/2017Harrow EastConservativeProposed
Peter Bottomley17/07/2017Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Jim Shannon17/07/2017StrangfordDUPSeconded
Virendra Sharma17/07/2017Ealing, SouthallLabourSeconded
Martyn Day17/07/2017Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Lady Hermon17/07/2017North DownIndependentSeconded
18/07/2017Glasgow EastScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown19/07/2017Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Peter Grant20/07/2017GlenrothesScottish National PartySigned
Keith Vaz20/07/2017Leicester EastLabourSigned
Chris Law20/07/2017Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Sammy Wilson05/09/2017East AntrimDUPSigned
05/09/2017Wolverhampton South WestLabourSigned
Graham Brady05/09/2017Altrincham and Sale WestConservativeSigned

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