HC Deb 27 November 1987 vol 123 c336W
Mr. William Ross

To ask the Prime Minister whether there have been any (i) contacts or (ii) discussions between any of the security services and(a) the Provisional Irish Republican Army, (b) the Official Irish Republican Army; (c) the Ulster Volunteer Force, or (d) any other paramilitary or terrorist organisation in Northern Ireland since 1979.

The Prime Minister

It has been the policy of successive Governments not to give information on any matters relating to the operations of the security and intelligence services.