HC Deb 06 July 1998 vol 315 c357W
Mr. Butterfill

To ask the Prime Minister, pursuant to his answer of 18 June 1998,Official Report, column 313, if the telegrams from Sierra Leone relating to Sandline were copied to No. 10 Downing Street. [48017]

The Prime Minister

[holding answer 1 July 1998]: I refer to the statement by my right hon. Friend the Foreign Secretary in the House during the debate on 18 May 1998, Official Report, columns 604–11, in which he announced the investigation by Sir Thomas Legg KCB QC into allegations about Government involvement with the supply of arms to Sierra Leone by UK citizens and firms, and said that the Terms of Reference would be placed in the Library of the House. He intends to publish the report of the investigation.