§ Mr. Dalyell
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement on the outcome of his most recent discussions with Saudi Arabia on the conditions for military intervention in Kuwait and Iraq.
§ Mr. Douglas Hogg
King Fand reaffirmed to my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State in September and to my456W right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Defence two weeks ago Saudi Arabia's commitment to achieving unconditional Iraqi withdrawal from Kuwait and the return of the legitimate Government. United Kingdom forces were the subject of a statement to the House by my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Defence on 22 November.