Early day motion 503

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That this House believes that the peace talks underway between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) should continue unhindered; condemns a recently uncovered plot by far right groups to assassinate members of the FARC negotiating team working in Havana and members of Colombians for Peace; notes that the members of Colombians for Peace who are the target of the assassination plots are Piedad Cordoba and Dr Carlos Lozano, both also spokespersons of the Patriotic March; is dismayed that at this time of heightened insecurity and increased threats against those who are outspoken in trying to bring about peace in Colombia there have been cuts to personal security for those most threatened such as Piedad Cordoba and Dr Carlos Lozano; urges the Foreign Secretary to speak to the Colombian government to increase the security of those individuals as well as that of Senator Ivan Cepeda; calls on the Colombian government to condemn the uncovered assassination plots; and further urges the British Embassy in Bogota to publicly condemn the uncovered assassination plots.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Cryer, John Labour Party Leyton and Wanstead 11.11.2014
Donaldson, Jeffrey Democratic Unionist Party Lagan Valley 11.11.2014
Durkan, Mark Social Democratic and Labour Party Foyle 11.11.2014
Flello, Robert Labour Party Stoke-on-Trent South 11.11.2014
Morris, Grahame M Labour Party Easington 11.11.2014
Sheridan, Jim Labour Party Paisley and Renfrewshire North 11.11.2014
Sutcliffe, Gerry Labour Party Bradford South 11.11.2014