Responding to the Government statement on 5G, Sir Iain Duncan Smith condemns the decision to allow Huawei technology to be used in the UK's 5G mobile networks opening up the threat to cyber-security from China and calls for Huawei to be driven out of our future systems as soon as possible.
Following the Government statement on Huawei’s involvement in the UK’s 5G network, Sir Iain Duncan Smith calls on the UK to reject Huawei given that there is a cyber-war going on in which China is arguably the biggest participant.
Speaking in the debate on the Grenfell Tower Inquiry’s Phase 1 Report, Iain Duncan Smith highlights the additional insurance costs paid by leaseholders in a local block of flats and asks whether insurance companies should have been charging such extra costs until it was confirmed the cladding status was a real threat.
Following the Foreign Secretary's statement to the House of Commons on Iran, Sir Iain Duncan Smith says that Iran has never met the west's expectations under the Iranian nuclear deal, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and has continued to provoke violence and escalate trouble and war. He asks when do we decide that the people of Iran do not want this organisation any more and that we want to support them?
Sir Iain Duncan Smith calls on the Government to review its financial support for the FA if the FA does not step back from the deal that would see football matches being streamed through betting websites such as Bet365 which will inevitably drive people who gamble into higher levels of gambling.
Speaking in the debate on the EU (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill, Sir Iain Duncan Smith highlights the impact on British sovereignty and democracy of judicial decisions taken by the ECJ that override the supremacy of the UK Parliament and looks forward to the UK returning to be a voting member of the WTO in its own right.
Sir Iain Duncan Smith welcomes calls to de-escalate the situation with Iran and highlights the role of General Qasem Soleimani and his deputy in attacks and escalating conflict across the middle east.
Speaking in the debate on the General Election, Iain Duncan Smith intervenes to question why it makes a difference where a student casts their vote and to raise concerns at rushing changes to the constitution as demonstrated by the failure of the Fixed-term Parliaments Act
Following the Government statement on the plans for workers’ rights after the UK leaves the EU, Iain Duncan Smith rejects the suggestion that the British workers rights are only safe in the EU, highlighting an European Court of Justice ruling that, with imported workers, puts business rights over workers rights.