China’s BBC ban a crackdown on fundamental freedoms

  Responding to the Chinese Government banning BBC World News Liberal Democrat Foreign Affairs spokesperson Layla Moran MP said:   “The Chinese government’s BBC ban, in response to their reporting on the Uyghur genocide and other abuses, marks their latest move in an unacceptable crackdown on fundamental freedoms. We've already seen the consequences of this … Continue reading China’s BBC ban a crackdown on fundamental freedoms

Olympics boycott: Parliament pressures Govt over Beijing 2022

Liberal Democrat, Dominic Addington, secured a Government response in the House of Lords, on calls by 180 human rights organisations for the Beijing Winter Olympic and Paralympic games in 2022 to be boycotted if China continues its genocide against the Uighur people.    Despite Peers from all political parties speaking in support of a boycott … Continue reading Olympics boycott: Parliament pressures Govt over Beijing 2022

Layla Moran MP, Lib Dem spokesperson for Foreign Affairs demands Raab steps up sanctions against China over treatment of Uyghurs

Layla Moran's speech to virtual conference will be broadcast today, Saturday 26th September 2020 at 17:35. In her first keynote address as Liberal Democrat spokesperson for Foreign Affairs, Layla Moran will demand the Foreign Secretary does more to hold the Chinese Government to account in response to the treatment of the Uyghur population. She will … Continue reading Layla Moran MP, Lib Dem spokesperson for Foreign Affairs demands Raab steps up sanctions against China over treatment of Uyghurs