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WISHART BACKS CAMPAIGN TO OPPOSE VISA COSTS – CALLS FOR PERTHSHIRE PEOPLE POWER TO COME TO AID OF CHERNOBYL KIDS

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Speaking at a news conference in Perth this morning (Thursday), the Scottish National Party’s Mr Pete Wishart MP, Member of Parliament for Perth & North Perthshire, spoke of the decision by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to remove the free visa concession which has been in place up until now for children travelling to the […]

WISHART MEETS AUNG SAN SUU KYI ON BURMA DEMOCRACY VISIT

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Perth and North Perthshire MP Pete Wishart has met with Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi as part of a cross-party delegation building links with Burma in association with the Westminster Foundation for Democracy.  Mr Wishart met with the pro-democracy leader who, after 15 years in detention, has come to symbolise the struggle of […]

Wishart slams foreign office’s “woefully inadequate” response to UK workers under siege in Libya

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Mr Pete Wishart MP, Member of Parliament for Perth & North Perthshire has described as “woefully inadequate” the response of the Foreign Office to the dangers being faced by UK citizens, including at least two men from Perthshire, in Libya.

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