§ Mr. Fisher
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what arrangements have been determined for the access offered to British journalists to report events in the Gulf(a) at present and (b) in the event of an escalation of violence.
§ Mr. Archie Hamilton
Satisfactory arrangements have been established which ensure that British journalists have access to United Kingdom forces in the Gulf. We are developing appropriate contingency plans with Saudi Arabia and our other allies in the multinational force.