HC Deb 30 July 1964 vol 699 cc400-1W
Mr. D. Foot

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs what progress has been made in the discussions between the Uruguayan authorities and Her Majesty's Ambassador at Montevideo regarding flag discrimination by Uruguay.

Mr. Mathew

The British Chargé d'Affaires has once more expressed to the Uruguayan Ministry of Foreign Affairs the concern of Her Majesty's Government over the lack of progress in amending the relevant decree. Her Majesty's Embassy have also taken the matter up with the new Uruguayan Minister of Finance.

On 16th July, the Chargé d'Affaires addressed a Note to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs inquiring when the report of the Committee which is considering a revision of the present legislation on this subject would be published.