Solidarity from UK and Irish MPs: John McDonnell and People before Profit condemn repression in Egypt

John McDonnell MP backs the #Sisinotwelcome campaign

John McDonnell MP also backed the #Sisinotwelcome campaign in 2015

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP and Irish MPs and members of the Stormont Assembly in Northern Ireland from People before Profit are among the latest high-profile signatories to the solidarity statement with political prisoners in Egypt. TDs (members of the Irish parliament) Brid Smith, RIchard Boyd Barrett and Gino Kenny, and elected members of the Northern Irish Stormont Assembly Gerry Carroll and Eamonn McCann have added their support.

Other recent signatures include Quim Arrufat, international secretary of left-wing Catalan party CUP, Manuel Cortes, general secretary of the rail union TSSA and Petros Constantinou, Municipal Councillor in Athens for ANTARSYA.

Take action now in solidarity with Egypt’s political prisoners: