All 12 results for syria speaker:Alan Brown

Access to Fertility Services: Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill [Lords] (18 Apr 2018)

Alan Brown: ...substantive clauses and the two clauses for definitions and extent to complete it. The whole House was supposed to discuss this four-clause Bill, yet following the Government’s taking action in Syria without a parliamentary vote, they refused to bring forward a substantive motion on Syria that the whole House could debate. That sums up the UK Government; it shows how they are padding out...

Report of the Iraq Inquiry (6 Jul 2016)

Alan Brown: With regard to lessons learned, can I ask the Prime Minister to reflect on the situation in Syria? The original proposal was for airstrikes against Assad, but later there was a vote for airstrikes against Daesh. Voices in the House today have said that it was the inaction the first time that left the chaos in Syria just now, which is just inconceivable. With regard to post-conflict planning,...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Syria: Military Intervention (18 Jan 2016)

Alan Brown: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 12 January 2016 to Question 21502, airstrikes in Syria, whether the robust process referred to includes an assessment of the number of civilian workers likely to be deployed in such installations and the potential number of casualties and other collateral damage from such airstrikes.

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Islamic State: Military Intervention (18 Jan 2016)

Alan Brown: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 12 January 2016 to Question 21502, on Syria: military intervention, what the evidential basis is for the statement that there have been no reports of civilian casualties as a result of RAF airstrikes in Iraq or Syria.

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Syria: Military Intervention (12 Jan 2016)

Alan Brown: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many oil refinery workers have been killed as a result of UK airstrikes in Syria; and whether such workers are classed as civilian.

State Pension Age (Women) (7 Jan 2016)

Alan Brown: ...the civil service and the Tories. I do not think that is acceptable either. Two months ago, the Chancellor found £27 billion pounds and as we have already heard, money could be found for bombing Syria and £5 billion has already been wasted on the development of the future Trident programme. This Government continue to tell us that they take pride in being able to take tough decisions. We...

Business of the House (17 Dec 2015)

Alan Brown: ...Members are doing a great job of providing a real opposition to the Tory Government and wants us to keep asking tough questions. He would like a statement on how we can afford to fund bombs for Syria and nuclear weapons while people in this country have to use food banks. I would add that we do not want to hear any waffle about their use in Germany. How can we afford such things in this...

Backbench Business: International Human Rights Day (10 Dec 2015)

Alan Brown:, but unfortunately too many countries are still blighted by regimes that ignore the human rights of their citizens and persecute ethnic and religious minorities. Last week, we had a debate on Syria. Despite all the human rights abuses in that country, we on these Benches opposed the bombing of Daesh in Syria. We did so for a variety of reasons, but mainly because there appears to be no...

Written Answers — Department for International Development: Syria: Internally Displaced People (4 Dec 2015)

Alan Brown: To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how many Syrians are temporarily displaced within Syria; and how many such people are displaced from (a) Daesh controlled areas, (b) Syrian government controlled areas and (c) other areas of conflict.

Written Answers — Department for International Development: Syria: Reconstruction (4 Dec 2015)

Alan Brown: ...Secretary of State for International Development, pursuant to her oral contribution of 26 November 2015, Official Report, column 1535, what estimate has been made of the cost of reconstruction of Syria after the cessation of conflict there; what the timeframe required for reconstruction in that country will be; what countries have confirmed contributions to that reconstruction; and what...

Women and Equalities: Syria (26 Nov 2015)

Alan Brown: To have a chance of success, it is critical that political aims on the future of Syria are agreed by the coalition at the outset, which is not the case at the moment, and that a strategy is developed. That strategy needs to look at who will co-ordinate the ground troops, how they will manage that co-ordination, what will happen where there are gaps in existing ground troops and, most...

Attorney General: Syria: Legality of Air Strikes (26 Nov 2015)

Alan Brown: If he will publish his legal advice on the legality of the UK carrying out air strikes in Syria in the absence of a UN Security Council resolution on that matter.

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