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Yemen's 1000 Day War

EDM number 714 in 2017-19, proposed by Keith Vaz on 19/12/2017.
Categorised under the topics of International development, International law, International politics and government and Middle East.

That this House recognises that today marks the 1,000 day anniversary of the beginning of the civil war in Yemen; notes that the war has caused the worst humanitarian crisis of this generation with 80 per cent of Yemen's population requiring urgent humanitarian assistance; further notes that the Saudi Arabian supported coalition still enforces a blockade on Yemen that may be in prohibition of international humanitarian law; calls on the Government to use all the leverage that it has to ensure that the coalition blockade is lifted; and urges the Government to use every diplomatic instrument available to bring this conflict to an end.

This motion has been signed by a total of 20 MPs.

Keith Vaz19/12/2017Leicester EastLabourProposed
Jim Shannon20/12/2017StrangfordDUPSeconded
Tim Farron20/12/2017Westmorland and LonsdaleLiberal DemocratSeconded
Ronnie Campbell20/12/2017Blyth ValleyLabourSeconded
Bob Blackman20/12/2017Harrow EastConservativeSeconded
Jonathan Edwards20/12/2017Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSeconded
Lisa Cameron20/12/2017East Kilbride, Strathaven and LesmahagowScottish National PartySigned
Alison Thewliss20/12/2017Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown20/12/2017Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Kelvin Hopkins21/12/2017Luton NorthLabourSigned
Layla Moran21/12/2017Oxford West and AbingdonLiberal DemocratSigned
Mary Glindon21/12/2017North TynesideLabourSigned
Chris Stephens21/12/2017Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Drew Hendry21/12/2017Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Jim Cunningham21/12/2017Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Hannah Bardell21/12/2017LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Richard Burden21/12/2017Birmingham, NorthfieldLabourSigned
Carol Monaghan09/01/2018Glasgow North WestScottish National PartySigned
Douglas Chapman15/01/2018Dunfermline and West FifeScottish National PartySigned
John Grogan05/03/2018Signed

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