HC Deb 21 December 1956 vol 562 c241W
Sir T. Moore

asked the Prime Minister what instructions have been given to the General Officer Commanding British Forces in Egypt in regard to the military action to be taken against Egyptian military units who have broken and are breaking the cease-fire agreement.

Mr. Head

I have been asked to reply.

The Commander of our forces in Egypt is authorised to take whatever measures are necessary to safeguard their security.

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