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Sammy Wilson

Former DUP MP for East Antrim

@eastantrimmp https://facebook.com/SammyWilsonMP

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

Sammy Wilson generally voted for 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: Sammy Wilson voted to support UK airstrikes against ISIL in Syria Show vote
  • On 2 Dec 2015: Sammy Wilson voted to support UK airstrikes against ISIL in Syria Show vote
  • On 26 Sep 2014: Sammy Wilson voted for UK air strikes in Iraq to support Iraqi forces' efforts against ISIL. Show vote
  • On 29 Aug 2013: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Syria and the Use of Chemical Weapons Show vote
  • On 29 Aug 2013: Sammy Wilson 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: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973 — Libya — No Fly Zone Show vote
  • On 9 Sep 2010: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on UK Armed Forces in Afghanistan (Backbench Business) Show vote

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