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Fabian Hamilton's Recent Appearances (TheyWorkForYou)

Foreign Nationals: Coronavirus | Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Written Answers

Monday 18th May 2020 1:00AM

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what steps his Department is taking to prioritise the return from abroad of non-UK nationals who are normally resident in the... [read more]

Caribbean: Coronavirus | Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Written Answers

Monday 18th May 2020 1:00AM

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what estimate he has made of the number of British citizens still awaiting repatriation to the UK from countries in the... [read more]

Caribbean: Coronavirus | Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Written Answers

Monday 18th May 2020 1:00AM

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what steps he is taking to repatriate British citizens stranded in (a) Cuba, (b) Barbados, (c) Grenada, (d) Montserrat and (e)... [read more]

Saudi Arabia: Human Rights | Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Commons debates

Tuesday 17th March 2020 12:00AM

While we are trying to get somewhere on war crimes in Yemen, may I ask the Secretary of State about another imminent anniversary? It is 18 months since Jamal Khashoggi was murdered in Istanbul.... [read more]

Saudi Arabia: Human Rights | Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Commons debates

Tuesday 17th March 2020 12:00AM

This week will mark five years since the start of the war in Yemen. That war has seen the Saudi Government bomb Yemeni civilians in their thousands and starve them in their millions, with callous... [read more]

Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict | Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Commons debates

Tuesday 17th March 2020 12:00AM

The aforementioned Lord Hague—the architect of the preventing sexual violence initiative—recently said that if the UK was not prepared to take effective action in this area, “it... [read more]

Service Families | Defence | Commons debates

Monday 16th March 2020 12:00AM

Recent reports have again demonstrated the difficulties that our Commonwealth personnel have had in dealing with the Home Office, particularly with respect to bringing their families to the UK.... [read more]

Freedom of Religion or Belief - [Ms Karen Buck in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Thursday 12th March 2020 2:30PM

I thank the hon. Gentleman for his intervention, lengthy as it was. I appreciate that he did not have the chance to speak as he had hoped. I have had a long dealing with the Ahmadi Muslim... [read more]

Freedom of Religion or Belief - [Ms Karen Buck in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Thursday 12th March 2020 2:30PM

I hope the hon. Gentleman will find a way of getting there. He and his wife did outstanding work in Bosnia, saving so many lives. I thank him for detailing that information and for reminding us... [read more]

Freedom of Religion or Belief - [Ms Karen Buck in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Thursday 12th March 2020 2:30PM

I thank the hon. Gentleman for bringing us up to date on such an important issue. I will briefly mention the Bishop of Truro’s report later, but obviously we all want to hear from the... [read more]

Freedom of Religion or Belief - [Ms Karen Buck in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Thursday 12th March 2020 2:30PM

It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Ms Buck. Let me start by congratulating the hon. Member for Strangford (Jim Shannon), who brings us these debates frequently, and more credit... [read more]

Turkey: Human Rights | Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Written Answers

Wednesday 12th February 2020 12:00AM

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to his Turkish counterpart on the (a) prosecution of (i) Amnesty International Turkey's Tan... [read more]

Persecution of Christians | Commons debates

Thursday 6th February 2020 1:40PM

I will come on to mention that very issue on how far we compromise our high moral values in this country in favour of trade deals that we so desperately need. The sheer number of countries, and... [read more]

Persecution of Christians | Commons debates

Thursday 6th February 2020 1:40PM

I am not sure it is for me to comment on whether Christian belief should be a factor in the Labour leadership contest. I think a strong set of moral values, one of which is a strong set of... [read more]

Persecution of Christians | Commons debates

Thursday 6th February 2020 1:40PM

I thank the Government for bringing forward this general debate on an issue that always stirs feelings in this House: the persecution of innocent, peaceful civilians across the world simply for... [read more]

Prosperity in Africa | Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Commons debates

Tuesday 4th February 2020 12:00AM

May I ask the Minister how much time during the UK- Africa investment summit last month was dedicated to discussing the elimination of corruption and the protection of human rights, as two of... [read more]

Safety of Personnel Overseas | Defence | Commons debates

Monday 3rd February 2020 12:00AM

Last week, three rockets struck the US embassy compound in Baghdad, leaving one person injured. In the light of increased tensions following the US action against Qasem Soleimani, will the... [read more]

Antarctica: Science and Diplomacy - [Mr Laurence Robertson in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Tuesday 28th January 2020 3:07PM

It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Robertson. This is my first Westminster Hall debate of the new Parliament. I hope the hon. Member for North Wiltshire (James Gray) will not... [read more]

Holocaust Memorial Day | Commons debates

Thursday 23rd January 2020 2:36PM

I pay tribute to the hon. Gentleman for his work on fighting antisemitism, defending against it and ensuring that this curse can never happen again. Has he visited the amazing and incredible... [read more]

Holocaust Memorial Day | Wuhan Coronavirus | Commons debates

Thursday 23rd January 2020 12:47PM

I thank the hon. Gentleman for that powerful intervention. I have always believed that the Poles played the most extraordinary role, and paid a high price for it, in the second world war. My... [read more]