HC Deb 13 December 1999 vol 341 c23W
18. Mr. Forth

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what recent meetings he has had with his US and European counterparts to discuss ballistic missile defence. [100971]

Mr. Hoon

We have a continuous dialogue with the US, and with our European allies on ballistic missile defence issues. The US has briefed us—nationally and in NATO—on their current thinking on the possible deployment of a National Missile Defence System.