§ Mr. Nicholas Winterton
asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many United Kingdom military personnel are currently based in Mozambique; if he will publish details of their duties; and what is the total cost to the United Kingdom.
§ Mr. Stanley
There are no United Kingdom military personnel currently based in Mozambique. However, at the request of the Government of Mozambique, and with the agreement of the Zimbabwean Government, the British military advisory and training team in Zimbabwe is providing a limited programme of training to members of the Mozambican army.