Roger Godsiff

Former Labour MP for Birmingham, Hall Green

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Use of UK Military Forces In Combat Abroad

There have been votes in Parliament on the use of UK Military Forces in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria.

Photo: UK Ministry of Defence

Roger Godsiff generally voted against use of UK military forces in combat operations overseas

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about use of UK military forces in combat operations overseas:

  • On 2 Dec 2015: Roger Godsiff voted to decline to authorise UK military action in Syria. Show vote
  • On 2 Dec 2015: Roger Godsiff voted against UK airstrikes against ISIL in Syria Show vote
  • On 26 Sep 2014: Roger Godsiff was absent for a vote on UK Air Strikes Against ISIL in Iraq Show vote
  • On 29 Aug 2013: Roger Godsiff was absent for a vote on Syria and the Use of Chemical Weapons Show vote
  • On 29 Aug 2013: Roger Godsiff voted against a motion stating a strong humanitarian response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria was required from the international community that may, if necessary, require military action. Show vote
  • On 21 Mar 2011: Roger Godsiff voted against the establishment of a no-fly zone in Libya. Show vote
  • On 9 Sep 2010: Roger Godsiff was absent for a vote on UK Armed Forces in Afghanistan (Backbench Business) Show vote
  • On 18 Mar 2003: Roger Godsiff voted to say that the case for war against Iraq has not yet been established, Show vote
  • On 18 Mar 2003: Roger Godsiff voted that the Government should use all means necessary to ensure the disarmament of Iraq's weapons of mass destruction leading to the UK joining the US invasion of Iraq two days later. Show vote
  • On 26 Feb 2003: Roger Godsiff voted to say the case for military action against Iraq is as yet unproven Show vote
  • On 25 Nov 2002: Roger Godsiff was absent for a vote on Iraq — UN Security Council Resolution 1441 — Second resolution necessary — rejected Show vote

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