Stephen McPartland

MP, Stevenage

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Stevenage Conservative

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.

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Stephen McPartland 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 9 Sep 2010: Stephen McPartland voted to support the continued deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan. Show vote
  • On 21 Mar 2011: Stephen McPartland was absent for a vote on United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973 — Libya — No Fly Zone Show vote
  • On 29 Aug 2013: Stephen McPartland voted against requiring conditions be fulfilled, including a vote of the UN Security Council before any military action involving UK forces in response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria. Show vote
  • On 29 Aug 2013: Stephen McPartland 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 26 Sep 2014: Stephen McPartland was absent for a vote on UK Air Strikes Against ISIL in Iraq Show vote
  • On 2 Dec 2015: Stephen McPartland voted to decline to authorise UK military action in Syria. Show vote
  • On 2 Dec 2015: Stephen McPartland voted against UK airstrikes against ISIL in Syria Show vote

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