§ Sir John Stanley
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if his oral answer to the right hon. and learned Member for Sleaford and North Hykeham (Mr. Hogg), on intelligence, on 12 May 1998,Official Report, column 159, was based on oral or written briefing that he had received. 
§ Mr. Robin Cook
I received oral briefing to the effect that no intelligence reports were seen by Ministers that referred to Sandline, or companies associated with Sandline, and to the supply of arms or military equipment.