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ATTACKS AGAINST ROHINGYA IN BURMA

EDM (Early Day Motion) 838: tabled on 11 December 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 70 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 is concerned by the ongoing attacks against the Rohingya Muslim ethnic minority in Burma; notes that attacks have now begun against the Kaman Muslim ethnic minority; further notes that police, state security and national Burmese Army soldiers are reported to be taking part in some of the attacks; isfurther concerned by President Thein Sein's request for international assistance in deporting all Rohingya from Burma which gives encouragement to alleged mobs carrying out the attacks; calls on the Government to support the placement of UN-mandated international observers in Rakhine State; further calls on the Government to work to ensure unrestricted humanitarian access is granted to all Rohingya areas, to support a United Nations Commission of Inquiry into the violence, and to encourage the government of Burma to repeal or amend the 1982 citizenship law which deprives the Rohingya of citizenship.

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.

Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 2013
Southend West
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 20 December 2012
Blaydon
Blomfield, Paul
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2012
Sheffield Central
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2012
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2012
Gower
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 20 December 2012
North Ayrshire and Arran
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 23 January 2013
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2013
West Lancashire
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2012
Islington North
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 January 2013
Edinburgh West
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2013
Stockton North
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2012
Coventry South
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 17 December 2012
Foyle
Farrelly, Paul
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2013
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2013
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 23 January 2013
Birkenhead
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2012
Newport West
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 13 December 2012
Bradford West
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 December 2012
St Ives
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2013
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2012
Birmingham, Hall Green
Goggins, Paul
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2013
Wythenshawe and Sale East
Hain, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2013
Neath
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2013
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2012
Portsmouth South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 23 January 2013
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2013
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 8 January 2013
Vauxhall
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2012
Luton North
Hunt, Tristram
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2013
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Jowell, Dame Tessa
Labour
Signed on 17 April 2013
Dulwich and West Norwood
Kaufman, Sir Gerald
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2013
Manchester, Gorton
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 December 2012
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 29 January 2013
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 6 March 2013
Belfast East
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 19 December 2012
Brighton, Pavilion
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 23 January 2013
Belfast South
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2012
Dundee West
Meacher, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 29 January 2013
Oldham West and Royton
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2012
Mansfield
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2013
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2013
Livingston
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2012
Easington
Mudie, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2013
Leeds East
O'Donnell, Fiona
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2013
East Lothian
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2012
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Pugh, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 January 2013
Southport
Reevell, Simon
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 2013
Dewsbury
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 18 December 2012
South Down
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2013
Glasgow North West
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 December 2012
North Cornwall
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2013
Lewisham, Deptford
Russell, Sir Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 December 2012
Colchester
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2013
Bolsover
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 2012
Hazel Grove
Sutcliffe, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2013
Bradford South
Teather, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 February 2013
Brent Central
Thurso, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 January 2013
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Ward, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 January 2013
Bradford East
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 December 2012
Bristol West
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 30 January 2013
East Antrim
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 23 January 2013
Batley and Spen
Wright, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2013
Norwich South

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.