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TERRORISM AND THE OMAGH BOMBING

EDM (Early Day Motion) 264: tabled on 18 October 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 7 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 notes that the intelligence information gathered by the FBI, CIA and allied intelligence agencies has convinced Her Majesty's Government and President Bush to conduct a military campaign against the Al Qaeda terrorist network and its leader Osama Bin Laden; further notes that this level of intelligence is no different to that gathered by the Royal Ulster Constabulary and the Garda Siochana on the suspected Irish Republican bombers of Omagh, Liam Campbell, Seamus Daly and Oliver Traynor, who were named in the BBC Panorama programme; and calls on the Government to authorise the security forces to take appropriate action against these terrorists in order to ensure that justice is achieved for the innocent victims of Omagh.