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Mr John Hume

Former Social Democratic and Labour Party MP for Foyle

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

Mr John Hume voted a mixture of for and 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 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 25 Nov 2002: Mr John Hume was absent for a vote on Iraq — UN Security Council Resolution 1441 — Second resolution necessary — rejected Show vote

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