MP CALLS FOR GOVERNMENT EXPLANATION OVER SAUDI ARABIA ARMS SALES

The SNP’s Spokesperson for International Development and Climate Justice has called for a full explanation from the Foreign Secretary over ongoing arms sales to Saudi Arabia, following a damning ruling by the UK’s court of appeal that the sales were unlawful. At a Parliamentary session of Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Questions, Chris Law MP raised … Continue reading MP CALLS FOR GOVERNMENT EXPLANATION OVER SAUDI ARABIA ARMS SALES

IMMIGRATION MINISTER URGED TO INTERVENE AMID DUNDEE CONFERENCE VISA REFUSALS

The UK Government’s Immigration Minister has been urged to intervene following the refusal of Visas to delegates set to attend the World Community Development Conference in Dundee later this month. The World Community Development Conference, which will be held in the University of Dundee and other venues across Dundee from the 23rd to 30th June, … Continue reading IMMIGRATION MINISTER URGED TO INTERVENE AMID DUNDEE CONFERENCE VISA REFUSALS

My Brexit Deal Position

On Tuesday 15th January MPs are expected to vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal. My position on that deal is below: “Last month I said I would not vote for a deal that would leave my constituents, my city or my country poorer, and I do not see how this deal is an improvement upon … Continue reading My Brexit Deal Position

CHRIS LAW CALLS FOR UK GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR ANTARCTIC OCEAN SANCTUARY

The SNP’s Spokesperson for International Development and Climate Justice Chris Law MP has called on the UK Government to offer more diplomatic support for the creation of an Antarctic Ocean Sanctuary, ahead of an important meeting of the Antarctic Ocean Commission in October this year. The Antarctic Ocean Sanctuary would encompass over 1.8 million square … Continue reading CHRIS LAW CALLS FOR UK GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR ANTARCTIC OCEAN SANCTUARY

Aung San Suu Kyi must be stripped of Freedom of Dundee City

Dundee West MP Chris Law has called for Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi to be stripped of the freedom of the City of Dundee, following her personal role in the denial of visas to members of the International Development Committee due to travel to the country. Mr. Law, the SNP’s Spokesperson for International … Continue reading Aung San Suu Kyi must be stripped of Freedom of Dundee City