HC Deb 09 July 1952 vol 503 cc87-8W
47. Mr. Fenner Brockway

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies what are the provisions of the proposed treaty between the Sultan of Lahej and the Aden Government; on what date it was negotiated; and with whom.

Mr. Lyttelton

This matter is still at the stage of discussion between the Governor of Aden and the newly-elected Sultan of Lahej, who has expressed a wish for the conclusion of a new treaty with Her Majesty's Government.