Mr. Ron Brown
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what assistance, including assistance with arms, has been given to the irregular forces operating in Afghanistan since 1979.
§ Mr. Whitney
I refer the hon. Member to the answer given by my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Defence on 29 November 1983 to my hon. Friend the Member for Bridlington (Mr. Townend), at column756–7.