Prime Minister, David Cameron, made a statement to the House of Commons on Monday 5 September on the situation in Libya.
Watch and read the statement and the views expressed by MPs on Parliament TV and in Commons Hansard. The Leader of the Opposition, Edward Miliband, responded to the statement on behalf of the Opposition.
For further information on some of the current parliamentary material available on Africa and the Middle East, including select committee reports and briefing papers on current legislation, please follow the links below.
Oral statements are made after Question Time (or at 11am on a Friday). Statements normally relate to matters of policy or government actions. At the end of a statement, MPs can respond or question the government minister on its contents.
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