Fabian Hamilton - Member of Parliament for Leeds North East
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Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson refuses to apologise over Libya comments

Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson refuses to apologise over Libya comments

  Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson refuses to apologise over Libya comments During the Conservative Party conference, Boris Johnson remarked that the Libyan city of Sirte would be a good tourist destination "when they clear the dead bodies away". In light of the recent conflict in Libya, this comment not only… Read more


Westminster Hall Debate - Human Rights in Iran

Featured in The National, speaking at a Westminster Hall debate on human rights in Iran: Labour’s Fabian Hamilton, who represents Leeds North East, also highlighted Rouhani’s Scottish connection, saying: “In spite of the thesis that he wrote while at university in Glasgow, we have seen no significant human rights improvements in… Read more


Statement on synagogue vandalism in Leeds North East

Statement on synagogue vandalism in Leeds North East

Fabian Hamilton MP: Statement on synagogue vandalism in Leeds North East “As a Jew, the vandalism at the Etz Chaim synagogue in Alwoodley was particularly hurtful for me on a personal level, but to happen in my own constituency was even more of a disappointment. It is important we treat… Read more


Statement on Nobel Peace Prize 2017 winner - ICAN

Fabian Hamilton MP, Shadow Minister for Peace and Disarmament, statement on the Nobel Peace Prize, awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN):   “As a long-time supporter of ICAN and the work it does to encourage the ultimate abolition of nuclear weapons worldwide, I am extremely pleased… Read more