UK Support for Saudi Arabia-led Coalition Forces in Yemen — 26 Oct 2016 at 18:52

Patrick McLoughlin MP, Derbyshire Dales voted in favour of UK support for the Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces in Yemen.

The majority of MPs voted in favour of UK support for the Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces in Yemen.

The motion rejected by the majority of MPs in this vote was:

  • That this House
  • supports efforts to bring about a cessation of hostilities and provide humanitarian relief in Yemen, and notes that the country is now on the brink of famine;
  • condemns the reported bombings of civilian areas that have exacerbated this crisis;
  • believes that a full independent UN-led investigation must be established into alleged violations of international humanitarian law in the conflict in Yemen; and
  • calls on the Government to suspend its support for the Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces in Yemen until it has been determined whether they have been responsible for any such violations.

Debate in Parliament |

Party Summary

Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.

What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.

What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.

What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con282 (+2 tell) 1086.6%
DUP1 0012.5%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent0 2066.7%
Lab0 130 (+2 tell)056.9%
LDem0 5062.5%
PC0 30100.0%
SDLP0 2066.7%
SNP0 49090.7%
Total:283 193074.9%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Chris WhiteWarwick and LeamingtonCon (front bench)aye

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