HC Deb 09 February 2001 vol 362 c762W
Mr. Maude

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what recent discussions he has had with other Government Departments on(a) the missile threat to Europe and (b) the US Government's preparations to pursue national missile defence. [149794]

Mr. Vaz

The Department has regular discussions with other interested Government Departments, in particular the Ministry of Defence, across the range of issues related to missile defence, including the missile threat to Europe and US national missile defence.