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Miss Arabella Lawrence

Former MP for East Ham North (6 Dec 1923 – 7 Oct 1931)

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Oral Answers to Questions — Mesopotamia. (25 Feb 1919)

...sold in country not likely to exceed number of which country has been denuded. Thirdly, prices realised are very high, thus forming fair guarantee of goodtreatment. Fourthly, treatment of horses by Arabs is generally good.

Orders of the Day — Coal Industry.: Egypt. (20 Mar 1919)

Mr William Ormsby-Gore: ...that has been proclaimed in the East as well as in Europe. In the days before the Armistice a joint declaration was made by the French and British Governments in Syria and Mesopotamia, countries of Arabic speech adjoining Egypt, and with regard to the first of which the Armies of Occupation had come from Egypt. England and France made the following declaration: The aim which France and...

Oral Answers to Questions — Near and Middle East.: Special Sub-Commission. (26 Mar 1919)

Colonel Josiah Wedgwood: 32. asked the Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether the mission being sent to Syria from Paris will include in it number a representative of Arab opinion such as Colonel Lawrence?

Orders of the Day — Civil Services and Revenue Departments Estimates, 1919–20. — [Progress.]: Affairs in Egypt. (15 May 1919)

Captain William Benn: ...-Slovaks, who were actually part of the enemy country, are being set up as a separate Government; some form of Jewish settlement is to take place in Palestine, and, worst of all, the son of the Arab King of Hedjas, comes to Europe and has a triumphal progress, and the Arab king is much advertised. It is all right, but is it surprising if the Egyptian, whose civilisation is an ancient one,...

Oral Answers to Questions — Arab Non-Combatants (Murders by Turkish Soldiers). (20 May 1919)

Oral Answers to Questions — Arab Non-Combatants (Murders by Turkish Soldiers).

Orders of the Day — East India Revenue Accounts. (22 May 1919)

Commander Hon. Joseph Kenworthy: .... and gallant Friend the Member for Melton (Colonel Yate) dwelt on. We are the greatest Moslem power. The Moslem world has been disturbed by the fall of the Turkish Empire. They will not accept an Arab Khalifate. There is one independent Moslem power remaining, and that is Afghanistan. At present we are involved in an expedition on the border between India and Afghanistan. Of course, this...

Oral Answers to Questions — Turkey. (26 May 1919)

Mr William Ormsby-Gore: I hope the hon. Gentleman will give us an assurance that the Arabs are not to be allowed to remain under the cruel persecution of the Turks?

Oral Answers to Questions — New States Recognised. (26 May 1919)

..., and Finland. Provisional recognition has also been granted to the Esthonian National Council, and to the Lettish National Council as de facto independent bodies. The belligerent status of the Arabs has also been recognised.

Oral Answers to Questions — Enver Pasha. (29 May 1919)

Mr William Ormsby-Gore: ...Pasha, late Minister of War in Turkey, are now known; and whether steps are being taken to secure his apprehension, with a view to his being tried for the massacre of Armenians, the torture of Arabs, the killing of British and Indian prisoners of war, and the many other infamies for which he was responsible during the War?

Oral Answers to Questions — Talaat Pasha. (29 May 1919)

Mr William Ormsby-Gore: ...Progress, are now known; and whether these two men have been or will be charged with responsibility for crimes against the laws of Islam, war, and humanity, carried out under their orders against Arabs, Armenians, Jews, Greeks, and others during the War?

Orders of the Day — Government of India Bill. (5 Jun 1919)

Mr Edwin Montagu: ...I say it once again—believe that Parliament is going to afford any obstacle to the partnership of India in the British Empire. We have recently been so sympathetic to the national aspirations of Arabs, of Czecho-Slovaks, of Serbs, of Croats, and of Slovenes. Here is a country desirous of achieving nationality once again, I repeat, an original member of the League of Nations, developed...

Oral Answers to Questions — Turkish Government (Peace Treaty). (2 Jul 1919)

Mr William Ormsby-Gore: ..., respectively; and whether steps will be taken to expedite the conclusion of the treaty of Peace with the Turkish Government in order that the pledges given by the Allied Governments to the Arabs, Armenians, and Zionists that they shall be given free national status and delivered from Turkish misrule may be fulfilled without further delay?

Orders of the Day — Finance Bill.: Clause 29. — (Continuation of Excess Profits Duty.) (23 Jul 1919)

Captain William Benn: ...that statement, which I have heard repeatedly used as an argument, takes me aback. I do not understand it. I have been away for five years trying to learn the lessons of the War. I have fought with Arabs, Frenchmen, Italians, Australians, and New Zealanders. They have all been at the War. They have had no lessons of this kind, and can it be that the only people who have learned the lessons...

Orders of the Day — Royal Air Force. (12 Aug 1919)

Mr Winston Churchill: ...come from the labour of those prisoners in a productive sense. We have more than 100,000 men in Mesopotamia, of whom 20,000 are British Nevertheless there have been several risings—Kurdish and Arab risings; and every attempt to reduce this force—and, although I am looked upon as the principal mainspring of profligate expenditure, I can assure the House that I have made repeated...

Oral Answers to Questions — Demobilisation.: Troops in Mesopotamia and India. (28 Oct 1919)

Hon. Edward Wood: ...hon. Gentleman aware that there are men now in Mesopotamia who were sent out there in the autumn of 1916, who have had no leave and have now been transferred to work with labour corps in charge of Arabs and Turks?

Oral Answers to Questions — British Mission (Capture at Sanna). (28 Oct 1919)

Colonel Charles Yate: 33. asked the Secretary of State for War whether the British mission to the Iman of Yemen, which was stated to have been captured by independent Arabs on the road from Hodeida to Sanna, has yet been released; who the mission consisted of; and, if not yet released, what information. he can give concerning it?

Oral Answers to Questions — Syria and Palestine. (29 Oct 1919)

Colonel Ralph Glyn: ...the future government and administration of Syria and Palestine; whether the Government still adhere to the policy indicated to the King of the Hedjaz and the Zionist organisation when the Arabs revolted against the Turks and agreed to co-operate with the Allies; and, if not, in what respects has British policy altered?

Orders of the Day — Aliens Restriction Bill.: Clause 5. — (Employmeat, of Aliens in Skips of the Mercantile Marine). (3 Nov 1919)

Hon. Alexander Shaw: spend their lives in the stokehole of a ship which never comes home, and spends all its time in the Red Sea. You have there, on account of climatic necessities, a class largely of non-British Arab labour, and given equal conditions these men are per- haps nut one-third so efficient as a British man would be if he could stick it, but they have got to be employed. If the effect of this...

Oral Answers to Questions — Asia Minor. (5 Nov 1919)

Colonel Josiah Wedgwood: 49. asked the Prime Minister whether, in view of the present state of affairs in Asia Minor between the Greeks, Italians, French, Armenians, and Arabs, he could see his way to make a clear statement of our general obligations to our French and Arab Allies and as to what protection we could afford to Christian and Moslem minorities?

Orders of the Day — Supply. [5TH November.]: Further Vote on Account. (6 Nov 1919)

Commander Hon. Joseph Kenworthy: ...on the Army out of the riches of that country; but we did not go there to make money, or, at least, the men I know who laid down their lives there did not do so. We did not go there to make the Arabs pay, although 1 know the Germans have not paid. I want to know what is the future military policy of the government in Mesopotamia. Is our government going to be such that Mesopotamia will in...

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