HC Deb 11 May 1990 vol 172 c254W
Dr. Thomas

To ask the Prime Minister what measures Her Majesty's Government propose to place on the agenda at the forthcoming conference on security and co-operation in Europe.

The Prime Minister

Her Majesty's Government want the CSCE summit to be linked to signature of a CFE agreement and to explore the way ahead on arms control in Europe, to establish conciliation machinery within CSCE, to reaffirm the Helsinki Final Act's commitments on frontiers, to enshrine the principles of democracy and the rule of law, to encourage market-oriented economic reforms and to intensify political consultation among the 35 participants.