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ZIMBABWEAN CRICKETERS' DEMONSTRATION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 707A1: tabled on 13 February 2003

Tabled in the 2002-03 session.

This motion has been signed by 5 Members. It is an amendment to an existing motion.

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

This is an amendment to an existing motion

This motion was originally tabled by Mr Michael Ancram on 11 February 2003. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

leave out from 'shunning' to end and add 'following their example.'.

Original motion text

That this House admires the bravery shown by the Zimbabwean cricket players Andy Flower and Henry Olonga through their act of defiance; notes that by bringing direct attention to the death of Zimbabwean democracy under the rule of Robert Mugabe, they have put their own lives in serious danger; and urges others in the cricketing world to demonstrate solidarity with these brave men by defying Robert Mugabe and shunning his illegal regime.