HC Deb 20 May 1968 vol 765 cc2-3W
42. Sir B. Janner

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, whether, in view of the withdrawal of the agreement by the Saudi Arabian Government of the appointment of Mr. Horace Phillips as the Ambassador to Jedda on the grounds of his faith, he will take steps for the implementation in future of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and in particular of article 2, article 18, and article 21(2) thereof.

Mr. William Rodgers

The articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights to which my hon. Friend refers are not concerned with the appointment of ambassadors to foreign States.