Tuesday, 26 October 2021
The Secretary of State was asked—
What diplomatic steps her Department is taking to strengthen economic and security ties with international allies to help challenge hostile actors.
What steps her Department is taking to help protect the rights of women and girls in Afghanistan.
What the Government’s priorities are for the G20 Rome Summit.
What discussions her Department has had with officials in the Government of Pakistan on the case of Maira Shahbaz.
What steps she is taking to help promote the rule of law through her Department’s development work.
What steps she is taking to strengthen UK relations in the Indo-Pacific region.
If she will hold discussions with her US counterpart on the death of Harry Dunn.
What diplomatic steps she is taking to support the safe passage of (a) UK citizens and (b) Afghan nationals from Afghanistan.
What recent assessment she has made of the political and human rights situation in Bahrain.
What assessment she has made of the implications for regional security of Iran’s potential support for terror groups in the Middle East.
What steps she is taking to establish partnerships founded on shared security priorities following the trilateral security pact between Australia, the UK and the United States.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
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Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Scott Mann.)
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