§ 51. Mr. Burden
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether he can now give an estimate of the number of British-owned cars stolen or destroyed during recent incidents in Egypt, with their value.
§ 52. Mr. Burden
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs how many cases of violence to British women and children occurred during recent rioting in Egypt; and in how many cases hospital treatment was necessary.
§ Mr. Eden
Since the beginning of the disturbances one woman and one child, of whom the woman received hospital treatment, have reported injury. There were also on 16th October a number of incidents in which women and children were terrorised and their houses looted during the disturbances in Ismailia, but no physical injuries were caused.