HC Deb 09 February 1984 vol 53 c716W
Mr. J. Enoch Powell

asked the Prime Minister what undertakings have been given to the United States of America regarding participation by Her Majesty's ships in operations to counter mining the Straits of Hormuz; and if she will make a statement.

The Prime Minister

No such undertakings have been given. We have naturally been maintaining close contact with friendly countries, including the United States, on recent developments in the area.