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EDM (Early Day Motion) 293: tabled on 23 July 1997

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 28 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House wholeheartedly supports the growing international peace initiative demanding a peaceful, political solution to the Kurdish issue in Turkey, and an end to the escalating war, destruction of villages and forced migration, extra-judicial executions and torture; and expresses support for the historically important Peace Train which will carry 1,000 people from Brussels on 26th August to Diyarbakir in south east Turkey (north west Kurdistan) in time to celebrate International Anti-War Day on 1st September with its message for the Turkish government that it is 'time for peace'.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.