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Andy Reed

Former Labour MP for Loughborough

@andyreedmp

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

Andy Reed generally voted for 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: Andy Reed was absent for a vote on Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected Show vote
  • On 18 Mar 2003: Andy Reed 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: Andy Reed abstained on a vote on Iraq — Case for war is unproven — rejected Show vote
  • On 26 Feb 2003: Andy Reed voted to endorse UN Security Council resolution 1441 giving Iraq a final opportunity to comply with its disarmament obligations. Show vote
  • On 25 Nov 2002: Andy Reed was absent for a vote on Iraq — UN Security Council Resolution 1441 — Second resolution necessary — rejected Show vote
  • On 24 Sep 2002: Andy Reed was absent for a vote on Iraq — Weapons of Mass Destruction Show vote

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