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SYRIA - YARMOUK AND HOMS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1034: tabled on 03 February 2014

Tabled in the 2013-14 session.

This motion has been signed by 29 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 expresses deep concern over the continued suffering of civilians in towns and suburbs in Syria such as Yarmouk and the Old City of Homs which are beseiged by Syrian government armed forces; notes that there have been documented deaths due to starvation; asks the Government to continue to bring their plight to the attention of the UN and the Syrian government; and calls on the Government to do all it can to bring pressure to bear on the Syrian government and opposition forces to respect international humanitarian law and guarantee access for humanitarian aid to civilians in areas such as Yarmouk and the Old City of Homs.

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.

Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 5 February 2014
East Londonderry
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 April 2014
North East Fife
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2014
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2014
Bolton North East
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2014
Coventry South
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 6 February 2014
Belfast North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2014
Newport West
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2014
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2014
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
Signed on 13 February 2014
Portsmouth South
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 5 February 2014
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2014
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2014
Knowsley
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2014
Manchester, Withington
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 26 February 2014
Belfast East
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 February 2014
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 12 February 2014
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2014
Hayes and Harlington
Morris, David
Conservative
Signed on 11 February 2014
Morecambe and Lunesdale
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2014
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 5 February 2014
South Down
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2014
Glenrothes
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2014
Ceredigion

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.