HC Deb 25 January 1978 vol 942 c672W
Mr. Newens

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what representations have been received from the Government of Iran requesting the repayment of money paid to middlemen to influence the placing of orders for arms; and what reply has been given.

Mr. Judd

We are in continual contact with the Iranian authorities about matters relating to our defence contracts The details of such exchanges must remain confidential.