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Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Topical Questions (8 Oct 2019)

Robert Buckland: ...Gentleman’s point about early intervention. That is why we are working with a £5 million pilot—[Interruption.] I will not be heckled by the right hon. Member for Islington South and Finsbury (Emily Thornberry)—[Interruption.] I will not. I think it is extremely discourteous, Mr Speaker, and I am trying to—[Interruption.] And now she wants to insult me even further. [Interruption.]

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe (7 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: I thank you, Madam Deputy Speaker, for granting this urgent question, and I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Hampstead and Kilburn (Tulip Siddiq) for so assiduously pursuing this issue and so eloquently explaining why warm words from the Government are no longer enough—if, indeed, they ever were. Like her, I welcome the release of Jolie King and her partner, and I applaud Australia’s...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Kashmir: Human Rights (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment his Department has made of the feasibility of (a) the United Nations and (b) another independent observer to report on alleged human rights abuses in Kashmir.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Kashmir: Armed Forces (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent discussions he has had with his Indian counterpart on the actions of Indian security forces in Kashmir.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Amazonia: Rain Forests (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what steps he is taking to promote measures to prevent deforestation in the Amazon at (a) the UN and (b) other multilateral institutions.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Hong Kong: Politics and Government (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent diplomatic steps he has taken to ensure that the Chinese government complies with the terms of the 1984 Sino-British Agreement.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Hong Kong: Politics and Government (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent representations he has made to his counterpart in Hong Kong on the conduct of the Hong Kong police force during recent demonstrations in that country.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Gibraltar: Spain (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what estimate he has made of the amount of time it will take to cross the border between Spain and Gibraltar in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Gibraltar: Economic Situation (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent discussions officials in his Department have had with trades unions in Gibraltar on the effect on (a) jobs and (b) the economy in Gibraltar of the UK leaving the EU without a deal.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: China: Uighurs (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent representations he has made to his Chinese counterpart on the detention of Uighur Muslims in China.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: China: Religious Freedom (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent representations he has made to his Chinese counterpart on the persecution of Christians in that country.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Wang Yi (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent discussions he has had with his Chinese counterpart on the detention of Pastor Wang Yi.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Yemen: Peace Negotiations (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what progress he has made on preparations to table a UN resolution demanding an immediate ceasefire by all parties in the conflict in Yemen throughout that country.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Yemen: Military Intervention (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment he has made of the Saudi-led Coalition's compliance with international law in relation to the recent attack on a detention centre in Sana’a.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Yemen: Military Intervention (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what information his Department holds on the involvement in the recent air strikes on a detention centre in Sana’a of UK (a) planes and (b) weapons sold to Saudi Arabia.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Saudi Arabia: Military Intervention (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment he has made on the effectiveness of the Saudi-led coalition’s procedures for investigating airstrikes on civilian targets.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Yemen: War Crimes (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if he will make it his policy to support a full, independent UN-led inquiry into alleged war crimes committed by all sides in the Yemeni conflict.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Yemen: International Assistance (4 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the potential merits holding a debate on UK support for the war in Yemen.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Zimbabwe: Economic Situation (3 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what steps the British consulate in Zimbabwe is taking to compile accurate inflation data on the price of goods in that country.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Huawei: 5G (2 Oct 2019)

Emily Thornberry: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what recent assessments he has made of the potential (a) merits and (b) risks of allowing Huawei to access the UK’s 5G network.


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