HC Deb 09 April 1970 vol 799 c117W
62. Mr. A. Royle

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what action he has taken to safeguard British representatives overseas from the dangers of kidnapping; whether any threats have been received by British diplomats stationed in Central and South American Republics; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Foley

I would refer the hon. Member to the reply given by my right hon. Friend, the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster to the hon. Member for Galloway (Mr. Brewis) on 7th April. I am not aware of any threats made specifically against British diplomats in Central and South America.

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