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British MP urges Arab support for Iraq campaign
> Reuters, Sunday October 10, 9:12 PM
> ALGIERS, Oct 10 - British Labour MP George Galloway, who is leading a
> pro-Iraqi convoy, appealed to Arabs on Sunday to support the lifting
> of U.N. sanctions imposed on Iraq for its 1990 invasion of Kuwait. 
> "Arab support is of great importance to help the lifting the embargo
> on Iraq which is causing the deaths of more than 700 Iraqi children
> each month," said Galloway, quoted by the Algerian official news
> agency APS. 
> Galloway's group arrived in Algiers on Saturday and will move on to
> other Arab countries on its way to Iraq to bring medicine and other
> relief supplies collected during the journey. 
> The convoy has already toured Britain, France, Spain and Morocco. It
> is expected to arrive in Jordan on November 5 before entering Iraq. 
> Galloway met several Algerian officials, including Prime Minister
> Ismail Hamdani, who reiterated their country's support for lifting the
> sanctions, APS said. 
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