Iraq: Coalition Against ISIL

Part of Business of the House – in the House of Commons at 11:59 am on 26th September 2014.

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Photo of Rob Flello Rob Flello Labour, Stoke-on-Trent South 11:59 am, 26th September 2014

I associate myself entirely, as I am sure the House does, with my right hon. Friend’s remarks about hostages, but we need to be very careful about language. When we talk about humanitarian intervention but mean military intervention, that puts at risk those people who are doing purely humanitarian work.