HC Deb 18 June 1991 vol 193 c111W
Mr. Sayeed

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what measures Her Majesty's Government undertake to maintain a visible demonstration of United Kingdom sovereignty and presence in the South Atlantic.

Mr. Lennox-Boyd

The Government's administration of its South Atlantic dependent territories and the British Antarctic Territory is backed by Her Majesty's forces, including military garrisons on the Falkland Islands and South Georgia, and a presence on Ascension Island, together with naval patrols in the area.

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