asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether he has recently received a telegram from British residents in Tabriz asking for protection; and, if so, whether he could say what steps he is taking in the matter?
§ Sir E. GREY
On the 19th instant I received a telegram from British subjects at Tabriz, stating that they were in imminent danger of attack. As regards the second part of the hon. Member's question, I beg to refer him to my reply returned to-day to the hon. Member for the St. Andrews District.