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Recognition of Armenian massacres as genocide

EDM (Early Day Motion) 37: tabled on 12 May 2021

Tabled in the 2021-22 session.

This motion has been signed by 30 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House welcomes US President Biden's formal recognition of the extermination of over one million Armenians by the Ottoman Empire in 1915 as genocide; and calls on the Government to issue a similar recognition.

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.

Farry, Stephen
Alliance
Signed on 15 May 2021
North Down
Mearns, Ian
Labour
Signed on 17 May 2021
Gateshead
Barker, Paula
Labour
Signed on 18 May 2021
Liverpool, Wavertree
Hobhouse, Wera
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 May 2021
Bath
Whitley, Mick
Labour
Signed on 19 May 2021
Birkenhead
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 May 2021
Motherwell and Wishaw
Jardine, Christine
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 May 2021
Edinburgh West
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 May 2021
Glasgow South West
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 19 May 2021
Romford
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 May 2021
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 26 May 2021
East Antrim
Huq, Dr Rupa
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2021
Ealing Central and Acton
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 7 June 2021
Arfon
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 7 June 2021
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Penning, Sir Mike
Conservative
Signed on 14 June 2021
Hemel Hempstead
Lake, Ben
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 14 June 2021
Ceredigion
Timms, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 24 June 2021
East Ham
Foy, Mary Kelly
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2021
City of Durham
Begum, Apsana
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2021
Poplar and Limehouse
Olney, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 September 2021
Richmond Park
Ali, Rushanara
Labour
Signed on 18 August 2021
Bethnal Green and Bow
Moran, Layla
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 November 2021
Oxford West and Abingdon
Davey, Ed
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 January 2022
Kingston and Surbiton
Lewis, Clive
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2022
Norwich South

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.