Minister of State for Armed Forces, Nick Harvey, responded to an urgent question asked by Shadow Secretary of State for Defence, Jim Murphy, on military deployments in Libya.
Watch and read the urgent question and the views expressed by MPs, on Parliament TV and in Commons Hansard.
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Urgent questions are asked at the end of Question Time. If something has happened, normally a matter of public importance, which an MP believes requires an immediate answer from a government minister, they may apply to the Speaker to ask an urgent question.
If the Speaker agrees, the question will be asked at the end of Question Time.
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