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Basque Peace Process

EDM number 1281 in 2017-19, proposed by Andy Slaughter on 17/05/2018.
Categorised under the topics of International politics and government, Terrorism and Western Europe.

That this House welcomes the International Event to Advance in the Resolution of the Conflict in the Basque Country which took place on 4 May 2018 in Kanbo, Cambo-les-Bains and the resulting Arnaga Declaration; agrees that the dissolution of ETA is a positive step towards a lasting and just peace in the Basque Country, Spain, France and Western Europe as a whole; commends the efforts of the many people, organisations and institutions who have worked over the years to achieve peace in the Basque Country; calls for outstanding issues to be addressed in a positive and comprehensive manner; commits to follow events in the Basque Country and to work so that peace takes firm root and the events of the past never happen again; and requests that the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs takes an interest in and contributes to such efforts.

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

Andy Slaughter17/05/2018HammersmithLabourProposed
Peter Bottomley21/05/2018Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Chris Stephens21/05/2018Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySeconded
Jim Shannon22/05/2018StrangfordDUPSeconded
Jonathan Edwards22/05/2018Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSeconded
Jim Cunningham22/05/2018Coventry SouthLabourSeconded
George Howarth23/05/2018KnowsleyLabourSigned
Liz Saville Roberts23/05/2018Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
Stephen Gethins04/06/2018North East FifeScottish National PartySigned
Hywel Williams11/06/2018ArfonPlaid CymruSigned
Alan Brown12/06/2018Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Drew Hendry12/06/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Hannah Bardell13/06/2018LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Douglas Chapman14/06/2018Dunfermline and West FifeScottish National PartySigned

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