All 5 results for jeremy corbyn speaker:Mike Gapes

Syria (16 Apr 2018)

Mike Gapes: The Prime Minister referred to the actions of previous Governments. May I remind her and my right hon. Friend the Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn) that it was a Labour Government, with Robin Cook as Foreign Secretary, that carried out airstrikes in Iraq under Operation Desert Fox in 1998 without a UN resolution, that it was a Labour Government that restored President Kabbah in...

Terrorist Attack: Nice: UK's Nuclear Deterrent (18 Jul 2016)

Mike Gapes: to unite the Labour party, even though he had divisions in his shadow Cabinet. He would not have taken the position that is being taken today by the right hon. Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn). Michael Foot strove for international agreement and he worked for disarmament, but I and many others who were parliamentary candidates in 1983 know that we went into that election...

[John Bercow in the Chair] — Overseas Territories (23 Apr 2009)

Mike Gapes: ...measures. Nevertheless, it is not entirely satisfactory that the period before the Order in Council comes into force has been extended. I agree with my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn). Political and parliamentary accountability are important. That is one reason why I am pleased that we have secured this debate, so that the Minister can respond to the concerns...

[Robert Key in the Chair] — Human Rights (18 Dec 2008)

Mike Gapes: my hon. Friend the Member for Hendon (Mr. Dismore). I hope that the Chairman of those debates is as tolerant as you have been. I also thank my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn) for raising the question of migrant workers, which is an cross-cutting issue of human rights that is covered by a number of Committees in the House. We all have a duty to look at that...

Opposition Day — [8th Allotted Day]: Iraq Inquiry (25 Mar 2008)

Mike Gapes: ...holier-than-thou position on these matters were conspiring to support that Ba'athist regime while my right hon. Friend the Member for Cynon Valley, my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn) and I were campaigning against the arming of Saddam. Let us not forget that as we discuss what kind of inquiry we should have.

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