Early day motion 1173

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That this House welcomes the European Parliament's resolution of 27 February 2014 that calls on member states to oppose the practice of extrajudicial targeted killing through use of armed drones outside the framework of international law; calls on member states to ensure they do not facilitate such killings by other states; further calls on member states to promote greater transparency and accountability on the part of all states using armed drones; expresses concern that increasing use of drones in extraterritorial lethal operations has caused disproportionate civilian casualties and that the UK has not disclosed any fact-finding inquiries into the incidents of civilian casualties caused by drone strikes in Afghanistan; notes that UN Special Rapporteur Ben Emmerson in his report of 28 February 2014 urges states to engage immediately and reach consensus on the core principles governing use of armed drones; and calls on the Government to implement the European resolution.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Abbott, Diane Labour Party Hackney North and Stoke Newington 02.04.2014
Anderson, David Labour Party Blaydon 02.04.2014
Campbell, Ronnie Labour Party Blyth Valley 19.03.2014
Caton, Martin Labour Party Gower 17.03.2014
Dobbin, Jim Labour Party Heywood and Middleton 13.03.2014
Durkan, Mark Social Democratic and Labour Party Foyle 13.03.2014
Flynn, Paul Labour Party Newport West 12.03.2014
Galloway, George Respect Bradford West 01.04.2014
Glindon, Mary Labour Party North Tyneside 13.03.2014
Godsiff, Roger Labour Party Birmingham Hall Green 24.03.2014
Hancock, Mike INDEPENDENT Portsmouth South 26.03.2014
Hemming, John Liberal Democrats Birmingham Yardley 12.03.2014
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 13.03.2014
Leech, John Liberal Democrats Manchester Withington 13.03.2014
Long, Naomi Alliance Party Belfast East 18.03.2014
Lucas, Caroline Green Party Brighton Pavilion 12.03.2014
McDonnell, John Labour Party Hayes and Harlington 13.03.2014
McGovern, Jim Labour Party Dundee West 17.03.2014
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 13.03.2014
Qureshi, Yasmin Labour Party Bolton South East 12.03.2014
Sanders, Adrian Liberal Democrats Torbay 13.03.2014
Sheridan, Jim Labour Party Paisley and Renfrewshire North 12.03.2014
Stunell, Andrew Liberal Democrats Hazel Grove 31.03.2014
Watson, Tom Labour Party West Bromwich East 12.03.2014
Williams, Mark Liberal Democrats Ceredigion 13.03.2014