HC Deb 12 February 1904 vol 129 c1196

To ask the Under Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs what steps have been taken consequent upon the recent inquiry into the condition of H. B. M. Consulate at Jerusalem; and what arrangements are in force for the delivery of letters and packages addressed to British residents there through the post office.

(Answered by Earl Percy.) The inquiry referred to by the hon. Member has convinced the Secretary of State that there are no grounds for taking any further steps in the matter. The English mail is delivered through the Austrian Post Office at Jerusalem.