ISIL: Iraq and Syria

Part of Business of the House – in the House of Commons at 12:09 pm on 16th October 2014.

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Photo of Tom Clarke Tom Clarke Labour, Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill 12:09 pm, 16th October 2014

Returning to the humanitarian issues that the Foreign Secretary raised, I acknowledge the work of DFID, the UN, the non-governmental organisations and the international community, but in the areas of Iraq and Syria under ISIL control, the response to the humanitarian crisis is dependent wholly on local organisations. What help can we give them?