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PEACE NEGOTIATIONS IN CHECHNYA

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1841: tabled on 31 October 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 37 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

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

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Motion text

That this House deplores the taking of over 700 hostages in Moscow by Chechen rebels last week and the consequent loss of life; strongly urges the Russian Government not to authorise an indiscriminate response; is appalled by the continuing atrocities against civilians committed by both Chechen rebels and Russian military forces; calls upon all sides to the conflict to bring an end to the misery of Chechen civilians, to renounce the use of armed force, and to commit themselves unequivocally to negotiations for a comprehensive settlement in Chechnya; and urges the international community to facilitate negotiations between all parties committed to the peace and stability of the area.

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.

Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Birmingham, Northfield
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2002
Gower
Challen, Colin
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Morley and Rothwell
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 7 November 2002
Barnsley West and Penistone
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Leyton and Wanstead
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Islington North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Tooting
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Keighley
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Bristol West
David, Mr Wayne
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Caerphilly
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Stroud
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 7 November 2002
Aberavon
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 November 2002
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Walthamstow
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2002
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 November 2002
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 7 November 2002
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2002
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2002
Brighton, Pavilion
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Halifax
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 November 2002
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Marshall-Andrews, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Medway
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Mansfield
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 October 2002
Winchester
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Nottingham South
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Brighton, Kemptown
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Finchley and Golders Green

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

PEACE NEGOTIATIONS IN CHECHNYA (Amendment 1)
at end add '; and in the meantime urges the UK Government to halt the deportation of all Chechens.'.
Liberal Democrat, Colchester
4
signatures
EDM 1841A1: tabled on 4 November 2002