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EDM (Early Day Motion) 2669: tabled on 25 July 2019

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 4 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House condemns the state-sanctioned human rights abuses in Venezuela that target opponents of illegitimate President Nicholas Maduro; further condemns the Cuban Government for its complicity in the widespread psychological, physical and sexual abuse against Venezuelan political prisoners; opposes the Cuban coup against Venezuelans; calls on the 22,000 Cuban military and security forces opposing the will of the people of Venezuela to return home; deplores both the Cuban and Venezuelan Solidarity Campaigns in the UK for their defence of those two dictatorial regimes, which persecute thousands of political opponents every year; and asks the Foreign Secretary to raise the matter with his Cuban counterpart at the earliest opportunity.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.