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Mr John Hume

Former Social Democratic and Labour Party MP for Foyle

Iraq War

A number of votes were held on if United Kingdom should take part in the US invasion of Iraq which began in March 2003.

Photo: UK Ministry of Defence

Mr John Hume voted a mixture of for and against the Iraq war

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 the Iraq war:

  • On 18 Mar 2003: Mr John Hume was absent for a vote on Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected Show vote
  • On 18 Mar 2003: Mr John Hume was absent for a vote on Iraq — Declaration of War Show vote
  • On 26 Feb 2003: Mr John Hume voted to say the case for military action against Iraq is as yet unproven Show vote
  • On 26 Feb 2003: Mr John Hume voted against endorsing UN Security Council resolution 1441 giving Iraq a final opportunity to comply with its disarmament obligations. Show vote
  • On 25 Nov 2002: Mr John Hume was absent for a vote on Iraq — UN Security Council Resolution 1441 — Second resolution necessary — rejected Show vote
  • On 24 Sep 2002: Mr John Hume was absent for a vote on Iraq — Weapons of Mass Destruction Show vote

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