HC Deb 28 February 1966 vol 725 c172W
Mr. Longden

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs what progress has been made towards obtaining the agreement of the Governments of Israel and Jordan to effective and permanent arrangements for the rehabilitation and maintenance of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission's cemetery on Mount Scopus; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. George Thomson

I am glad to be able to tell the hon. Member that through the good offices of the United Nations Truce Supervision Organisation arrangements have now been agreed upon for the rehabilitation and maintenance of this cemetery. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission team, who will undertake the work, have arrived.