The Cabinet agreed today that HMG should support the Government of Iraq in protecting civilians and restoring its territorial integrity, including the use of UK air strikes to support Iraqi, including Kurdish, security forces’ efforts against ISIL in Iraq. A motion to this effect has now been laid in the House:
That this house
Condemns the barbaric acts of ISIL against the peoples of Iraq including the Sunni, Shia, Kurds, Christians and Yazidi and the humanitarian crisis this is causing;
Recognizes the clear threat ISIL pose to the territorial integrity of Iraq and the request from…
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