§ Mr. Dalyell
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what indications were given to Mr. J. B. Ure on his visit to Argentina in 1981 that the Argentine Government wished a wider agreement on the Falkland Islands which would include economic co-operation.
§ Mr. Onslow
As paragraph 60 of the Franks review (Cmnd. 8787) demonstrates, Argentina had been prepared for some years to discuss a possible agreement which would include economic co-operation. This remained the position when Mr. Ure visited Argentina in 1981, as was confirmed in the range of conversations he had there.