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KASHMIR

EDM (Early Day Motion) 528: tabled on 15 July 2010

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 43 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 13 July is Kashmir Martyrs' Day, commemorating the murder of 22 people in 1931 and the start of the freedom struggle; further notes with concern that since this date more than half a million people have been killed by the occupying forces, numerous women gang-raped and that in the last two weeks a further 15 young men have been murdered; condemns this violence and agrees with United Nations resolutions that the Kashmiri people should be given the right to self-determination; and calls on the Government to do all within its powers to bring an end to the violence andto encourage self-determination and so ensure the people of Azad and Jammu Kashmir can live in peace and harmony.

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.

Alexander, Heidi
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
Lewisham East
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 21 July 2010
Worthing West
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2010
Gower
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2010
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2010
Bolton North East
Creasy, Stella
Labour
Signed on 6 September 2010
Walthamstow
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 16 September 2010
Shipley
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2010
Heywood and Middleton
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 19 July 2010
Foyle
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 20 July 2010
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Flello, Robert
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
Stoke-on-Trent South
Gilmore, Sheila
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
Edinburgh East
Glass, Pat
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
North West Durham
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 26 July 2010
Birmingham, Hall Green
Green, Kate
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
Stretford and Urmston
Griffiths, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 2010
Burton
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 July 2010
Portsmouth South
Harrington, Richard
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 2010
Watford
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2010
Luton North
Hunt, Tristram
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Mahmood, Shabana
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
Birmingham, Ladywood
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 7 September 2010
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
Hayes and Harlington
Meacher, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2010
Oldham West and Royton
Mearns, Ian
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
Gateshead
Reeves, Rachel
Labour
Signed on 6 September 2010
Leeds West
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 27 July 2010
Halifax
Sarwar, Anas
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2010
Glasgow Central
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 21 July 2010
Strangford
Stephenson, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 19 July 2010
Pendle
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2010
Stoke-on-Trent North
Ward, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 September 2010
Bradford East
Whittaker, Craig
Conservative
Signed on 6 September 2010
Calder Valley

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.