§ Mr. Home Robertson
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to his answer to the hon. Member for Walsall, South (Mr. George) of 20 May,Official Report, column 185, which nation is providing (a) the helicopter evacuation assets and (b) ground wheeled or tracked transport for the United Kingdom armoured field ambulance in Croatia; and whether he offered to provide appropriate United Kingdom assets for these tasks.
§ Mr. Aitken
The United Nations is providing all helicopter evacuation assets. The United Kingdom is providing its own ground wheeled transport for the field ambulance unit. There is no requirement for tracked transport.