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SYRIAN PROTESTS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1949: tabled on 20 June 2011

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 38 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 with concern the ongoing pro-democracy protests in Syria; is particularly concerned at the brutal crackdown by Bashar al-Assad's regime on innocent Syrians; expresses its concern at the 1,100 deaths and countless arrests by Syrian security forces, including family and friends of the British-Syrian community; further notes the impending refugee crisis in Turkey and Lebanon; calls for the Government to lead an international effort in providing aid, financial or otherwise, for these refugees; calls onthe Assad regime to respect the human rights and legitimate demands of the Syrian people; and further calls on UN Security Council members to work together in urgently passing a substantive resolution condemning the Assad regime and supporting the Syrian 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.

Alexander, Heidi
Labour
Signed on 11 August 2011
Lewisham East
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 June 2011
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2011
Birmingham, Northfield
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2011
Solihull
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 6 July 2011
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2011
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 21 June 2011
Gower
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2011
Islington North
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2011
Edinburgh West
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 23 June 2011
Belfast North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2011
Newport West
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2011
St Ives
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2011
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 21 June 2011
Luton North
Huppert, Dr Julian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 September 2011
Cambridge
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 21 June 2011
Hampstead and Kilburn
Kaufman, Sir Gerald
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2011
Manchester, Gorton
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2011
Manchester Central
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 29 June 2011
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 4 July 2011
Brighton, Pavilion
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 6 July 2011
Belfast South
Mitchell, Austin
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2011
Great Grimsby
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2011
Livingston
Munt, Tessa
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2011
Wells
Pugh, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 2011
Southport
Reynolds, Emma
Labour
Signed on 11 August 2011
Wolverhampton North East
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 29 June 2011
South Down
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 July 2011
North Cornwall
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2011
Glenrothes
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 June 2011
Torbay
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 21 June 2011
Strangford
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 June 2011
Ceredigion

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.