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SUICIDE BOMBERS IN ISRAEL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1595: tabled on 09 July 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 50 Members. It has received 2 amendments.

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

Amendments to this motion

There have been 2 amendments submitted to this motion.

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Motion text

That this House condemns the suicide bombers as the enemies of peace; notes that the first suicide bombing in Israel took place on 13th April 1994 when the Oslo Peace Process was ongoing; further notes that since 1994, 422 Israelis have been murdered by suicide and car bombers; and recognises that Jews, Muslims and Christians have all been victims of these terrorist outrages.

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.

Bradley, Peter
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2002
The Wrekin
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 12 July 2002
Altrincham and Sale West
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 July 2002
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2002
Blyth Valley
Chapman, Sir Sydney
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 2002
Chipping Barnet
Clappison, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 9 July 2002
Hertsmere
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2002
Hendon
Djanogly, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 2002
Huntingdon
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 16 July 2002
Lagan Valley
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 9 July 2002
Crewe and Nantwich
Ewing, Annabelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 September 2002
Perth
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 2002
Lichfield
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2002
Birkenhead
Gardiner, Barry
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2002
Brent North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 July 2002
St Ives
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 July 2002
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 July 2002
Oxford West and Abingdon
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2002
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 17 July 2002
Basingstoke
Hurst, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2002
Braintree
Johnson, Mr Boris
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 2002
Henley
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 9 July 2002
Ealing, Southall
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2002
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 2002
New Forest East
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 July 2002
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Osborne, Mr George
Conservative
Signed on 17 July 2002
Tatton
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 9 July 2002
Ilford North
Purnell, James
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2002
Stalybridge and Hyde
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 23 July 2002
Glasgow, Anniesland
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 2002
Romford
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 23 July 2002
Kettering
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 10 July 2002
Belfast South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 2002
Castle Point
Steen, Mr Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 2002
Totnes
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 2002
New Forest West
Taylor, Dr Richard
Independent
Signed on 18 July 2002
Wyre Forest
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 18 July 2002
Rochford and Southend East
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2002
Wolverhampton South East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2002
Finchley and Golders Green
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 23 July 2002
Maidstone and The Weald
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 17 July 2002
Ruislip - Northwood
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 23 July 2002
Conwy

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.

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

SUICIDE BOMBERS IN ISRAEL (Amendment 1)
to leave out after 'car bombers' to end and add 'and that over 1,500 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli forces since October 2000; recognises that Jews, Muslims and Christians have all been victims of outrages committed both by Israelis and by Palestinians; and resolves to redouble its efforts to bring both sides of the conflict back to the negotiating table to achieve a just and durable peace on the basis of United Nations resolutions calling for an end to the occupation, peace and security for the state of Israel, a viable Palestinian state and justice for the refugees.'.
Labour, Birmingham, Northfield
40
signatures
EDM 1595A1: tabled on 10 July 2002
SUICIDE BOMBERS IN ISRAEL (Amendment 2)
at end add '; and recognises moreover that suicide bombings have been condemned by many in the region who are strenuously opposed to Israel's actions in the occupied territories.'.
Labour, Walsall North
7
signatures
EDM 1595A2: tabled on 10 July 2002