Prime Minister, David Cameron, made a statement to the House of Commons on Friday 18 March on the UN Security Council resolution on Libya
Mr Cameron told MPs that the resolution 'demands the immediate establishment of a ceasefire and a complete end to violence and all attacks against, and abuses of, civilians'.
It also establishes 'a ban on all flights' in the airspace of Libya in order to help protect civilians'.
Watch and read the statement in full and responses from MPs:
Read the UN Resolution in full:
Middle East and North Africa
Watch and read recent statements and urgent questions made to the House of Commons on Libya, Bahrain, Egypt and Tunisia.
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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