§ 79. Mr. S. O. Davies
asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many British lives have been lost in armed conflicts in the Middle East during the last 12 months; and what estimate he has made of the number of Arabs who have lost their lives in actions involving British forces in this period.
§ Mr. H. Fraser
Seven British lives have been lost. No accurate estimate is possible of the number of rebels or intruders that have been killed.