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UK ASSISTANCE TO THE REFERENDUM IN THE WESTERN SAHARA

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1215: tabled on 25 July 1991

Tabled in the 1990-91 session.

This motion has been signed by 26 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 welcomes the success of the United Nations Secretary General's representative on the Western Sahara, the projected ceasefire of 6th September, the exchange of prisoners of war on 14th September, the transfer of refugees in November and the subsequent holding of a referendum among the Saharawi people at the turn of the year; and calls on Her Majesty's Government both to give assistance of personnel where requested to these options and any other relevant assistance to ensure that this long-standing conflict is successfully concluded on the basis of self-determination of the Saharawi people.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.