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EDM (Early Day Motion) 979: tabled on 26 February 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 11 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House applauds Pep Guardiola for his brave stance in support of the unjustly imprisoned Catalan independence leaders; regrets the undemocratic actions taken by the Spanish Government to have imprisoned their political rivals; condemns the decision by the Football Association to charge Pep Guardiola for wearing a yellow ribbon in support of the Catalan leaders; and calls on the Government to make representations to the Spanish Government to respect the will of the people of Catalonia and find a peaceful and democratic solution.