§ 65. Mr. W. Yates
asked the Lord Privy Seal what steps he has taken to ask for the help of the Imam of the Yemen, and his Government, whom Her Majesty's Government recognise, for the release of the British troops in the hands of the frontier tribes; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Heath
Her Majesty's Ambassador in Cairo has asked the United Arab Republic Government to use their good offices with the Yemeni Republican authorities to secure the release of the men. The United Arab Republic authorities said that their representatives on the spot would work for the return of the prisoners to Aden.
§ 71. Mr. Sorensen
asked the Lord Privy Seal what further information he now has about the detention of British subjects captured in Yemen territory.