HC Deb 21 December 1967 vol 756 cc513-4W
Mr. Whitaker

asked the Prime Minister what action he is taking about the supply of arms to South Africa by France, in view of the invasion of Rhodesian territory by South African armed forces, using some French weapons.

The Prime Minister:

I would refer my hon. Friend to the Answers I gave to Supplementary Questions on 24th October and 18th December.—[Vol. 751, c. 1497–1502; Vol. 756, c. 921–34.]

Mr. Wall

asked the Prime Minister what communication he has had with the Prime Minister of South Africa regarding the modification of the ban on the supply of British arms for external defence.

Mr. George Brown:

I have been asked to reply.

I would refer the hon. Member to the statement made by my right hon. Friend the Prime Minister to the House on Monday last, to which I have nothing to add.—[Vol. 756, c. 921.]