§ Mr. Redmond
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs whether, pursuant to his answer to the hon. Member for Linlithgow (Mr. Dalyell) of 23 June,Official Report, columns 658–59, any inaccuracies in the background brief entitled "The Provisional IRA—International Contacts Outside the United States" have been acknowledged by Her Majesty's Government; whether any apologies have been made in this respect; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mrs. Chalker
We have accepted certain assurances from two individuals named in the background brief and undertook that any further copies of the brief which may be issued in future will be amended to take account of the objections raised.