All in International
Many people have written to me concerned about Saudi Arabia and the crisis in Yemen. We must stop the immoral sale of arms to Saudi Arabia. Read my full letter here
Why it is right to stand up for freedom of religion in the UK and across the world.
I was pleased to add my name to a list of Labour MPs who have written to Theresa May asking her to reconsider the social engagements and ‘photo opportunities’ for that President Trump’s forthcoming visit.
I recently returned from a parliamentary visit to Sarajevo in Bosnia-Herzegovina, as part of my ongoing interest in the Western Balkans Read my thoughts following that visit.
People who are forced from their homes because of conflict or environmental disaster, yet do not cross borders, receive little protection under international law. I took part in a debate in Westminster to try to help them.
The scandal over Windrush should serve as a ‘health warning’ to the government to rethink its ‘Voter ID’ proposal which could exclude thousands of citizens from democracy
Military strikes in in Syria without parliamentary debate or evidence is deeply regretable. Military action without strategic planning, is disastrous, and these latest strikes in Syria risk escalating this conflict, and prolonging and expanding suffering of Syrian people.
Committing to a truly #GlobalBritain means we must keep opening new doors and not just closing them. On my trip to Albania during recess, I found Tirana to be a vibrant modern city with a fast-growing economy.
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Last week there was a very interesting debate on the refugee situation in the world...
I’ve just completed a visit to Albania. This was the second visit as part of a Parliamentary enquiry into the Western Balkans, the first being to Serbia.
It remains a sad fact that the most likely way in which a young male will die prematurely is through suicide.
Stroud film screening made a compelling case against the Syrian government