HC Deb 22 February 1965 vol 707 c26W
Mr. Fisher

asked the Secretary of State for Defence whether he will take steps to prevent the interception and detention by Spanish patrol vessels of British shipping in the Straits of Gibraltar.

Mr. Healey

As my hon. Friend the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said in the debate on the adjournment on 11th February, we shall take all necessary measures to protect British shipping should the need arise.

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