§ Mr. Menzies Campbell
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what recent discussions he has had with his French counterpart on future further nuclear co-operation.
§ Mr. Hanley
My right hon. and learned Friend the Secretary of State for Defence has regular meetings with Defence Minister Leotard at which they discuss a variety of issues, including nuclear co-operation when appropriate. I can confirm that exchanges with France on nuclear matters are progressing well.