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Policy #963: "Iraq 2003 — pro-invasion"

This is the votes by vote definition of Public Whip policy #963: "Iraq 2003 - pro-invasion". You may want to read an introduction to policies, or read more about Public Whip.

Someone who believes that the US-led invasion of Iraq deserves the full and unconditional support of the UK would have voted like this...

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HouseDateSubjectPolicy vote
Commons24 Sep 2002Iraq — Weapons of Mass Destruction abstain
Commons25 Nov 2002Iraq — UN Security Council Resolution 1441 — Second resolution necessary — rejected Majority
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Case for war is unproven — rejected Majority
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Support for the Government Majority
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected Majority (strong)
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Declaration of War Majority (strong)

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