HC Deb 19 February 1947 vol 433 c191W
100. Mr. Edelman

asked the Secretary of State for War what prior warning was given by the Italian authorities to the British authorities of the intention of Maria Pasquinelli to murder a senior British officer in protest against the cession of Pola to Yugoslavia.

Mr. John Freeman

As my right hon. Friend explained yesterday in reply to a Question by the hon. and gallant Member for Windsor (Major Mott-Radclyffe), he is awaiting a full report of local investigations and cannot at present confirm or deny reports that warning was given