HC Deb 22 October 1946 vol 427 c355W
150. Lieut.-Colonel Corbett

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs how many British troops are held in custody by the Yugoslav Government; and what steps are being taken to obtain their release.

Mr. Mayhew

Four British soldiers have been under arrest by the Yugoslav authorities for periods varying between five and nine weeks. His Majesty's Ambassador has made representations to the Yugoslav Government on these cases, and it is hoped that an early settlement will be reached.

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