HC Deb 24 May 1966 vol 729 cc72-3W
101. Mr. Dodds-Parker

asked the Secretary of State for Defence what has resulted from Her Majesty's Government's consideration with the Allies in Western European Union of the proposal for a European armaments plan as recommended in paragraph 3, page 3, of Document 354 of the Western European Union Assembly.

Mr. Healey

My right hon. Friend the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster circulated in yesterday's OFFICIAL REPORT the text of the reply which the Western European Union Council has now sent to the W.E.U. Assembly's recommendation on the state of European security. Paragraph 3 of this reply deals with the Assembly's recommendations for European armaments co-operation.