HC Deb 17 October 1968 vol 770 c170W
Sir G. Nabarro

asked the Prime Minister what negotiations he has conducted with the Smith regime in Rhodesia, directly or indirectly, since the end of last July; and what further plans he has to reopen talks.

The Prime Minister

I would refer the hon. Member to the Statement I made on 15th October.—[Vol. 770, c. 207–23.]

Mr. Mackintosh

asked the Prime Minister whether he will clarify the second sentence of part v(i) of annex B of Command Paper No. 3793.

The Prime Minister

If a settlement were reached and Her Majesty's Government were satisfied that it was acceptable to the people of Rhodesia as a whole, an Independence Bill would be introduced in Parliament.