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Famine And Cholera In Yemen

EDM number 1777 in 2017-19, proposed by Catherine West on 30/10/2018.

That this House notes the scale of the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, which has deepened since the outbreak of civil war in March 2015; further notes that since the beginning of the conflict over 50,000 civilians have died, over 13 million people are at risk of starvation and 20 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance; notes that Yemen is faced with the worst cholera crisis in the world with over 1 million people affected and over 2,500 deaths; commends the brave work carried out on the ground by organisations such as Médecins Sans Frontièrs and Islamic Relief; and calls on the Government to impose an immediate suspension to further arms sales for use in the Yemen conflict, to take urgent action in Yemen to prevent famine, stem the spread of cholera and to secure a UN resolution demanding an immediate ceasefire and resumption of peace talks.

This motion has been signed by a total of 38 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Catherine West30/10/2018Hornsey and Wood GreenLabourProposed
Christine Jardine31/10/2018Edinburgh WestLiberal DemocratSeconded
Ronnie Campbell31/10/2018Blyth ValleyLabourSeconded
Jonathan Edwards31/10/2018Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSeconded
Kelvin Hopkins31/10/2018Luton NorthLabourSeconded
Alison Thewliss31/10/2018Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySeconded
Jim Cunningham31/10/2018Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Stephen Doughty01/11/2018Cardiff South and PenarthLabourSigned
Lady Hermon01/11/2018North DownIndependentSigned
Rupa Huq01/11/2018Ealing Central and ActonLabourSigned
Alex Cunningham01/11/2018Stockton NorthLabourSigned
Andy Slaughter01/11/2018HammersmithLabourSigned
Caroline Lucas01/11/2018Brighton, PavilionGreenSigned
Hugh Gaffney01/11/2018Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLabourSigned
Lloyd Russell-Moyle01/11/2018Brighton, KemptownLabour/Co-operativeSigned
Teresa Pearce01/11/2018Erith and ThamesmeadLabourSigned
Emma Dent Coad01/11/2018KensingtonLabourSigned
Virendra Sharma01/11/2018Ealing, SouthallLabourSigned
Carol Monaghan01/11/2018Glasgow North WestScottish National PartySigned
Alex Sobel01/11/2018Leeds North WestLabour/Co-operativeSigned
Tom Brake01/11/2018Carshalton and WallingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Karen Buck01/11/2018Westminster NorthLabourSigned
Douglas Chapman01/11/2018Dunfermline and West FifeScottish National PartySigned
Ben Lake01/11/2018CeredigionPlaid CymruSigned
Patricia Gibson01/11/2018North Ayrshire and ArranScottish National PartySigned
Keith Vaz01/11/2018Leicester EastLabourSigned
Paul Farrelly05/11/2018Newcastle-under-LymeLabourSigned
Chris Law06/11/2018Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Mary Glindon06/11/2018North TynesideLabourSigned
Helen Hayes06/11/2018Dulwich and West NorwoodLabourSigned
Dennis Skinner12/11/2018BolsoverLabourSigned
Rosie Cooper12/11/2018West LancashireLabourSigned
Ruth George12/11/2018High PeakLabourSigned
Bambos Charalambous12/11/2018Enfield, SouthgateLabourSigned
Mike Hill12/11/2018HartlepoolLabourSigned
David Linden12/11/2018Glasgow EastScottish National PartySigned
Liz Saville Roberts12/11/2018Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
Wes Streeting20/11/2018Ilford NorthLabourSigned

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