To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make representations to the governments of (a) Russia and (b) China on their relations with the government of Syria and attempts to bring about peaceful change in that country.
The UK has led efforts to build international pressure on President Assad's regime to end the violence in Syria. The Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, my right hon. Friend
“a bitter blow to all those Syrians who have implored the international community to take a stand.”
The UK will continue to press Russia and China to put pressure on the Syrian regime to stop the violence.