HC Deb 26 November 1986 vol 106 c268W
Mr. Winnick

asked the Attorney-General what contacts he has had with the Australian authorities regarding the Wright case; if he will set out the dates of the relevant letters and telephone conservations; and if he will make a statement.

The Attorney-General

Discussions on these matters between the Australian authorities and Her Majesty's Government are confidential.

Mr. Dalyell

asked the Attorney-General what consideration he has given to proceeding against (a) Mr. Arthur Franks, formerly head of MI6, and (b) Lord Rothschild for breach of confidence in relation to information on matters of state security given to authors.

The Attorney-General

I am considering with the Director of Public Prosecutions the allegations made in respect of the two named individuals.

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