I am pleased the Red Wednesday campaign, which recognises all those who have been persecuted or killed for their religious beliefs, is fully endorsed by Parliament. For he second year running, Mr Speaker and the Lord Speaker have given their permission to light up the Palace in support of this important initiative.
I also understand your concern for Christian communities around the world. Where freedom of religion or belief is under attack, other fundamental freedoms often face threat as well. The Government is motivated by deep concern for religious communities in the Middle East and by a desire to stand shoulder to shoulder with all well-meaning parties.
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