HL Deb 29 January 2001 vol 621 c25WA
Lord Currie of Marylebone

asked Her Majesty's Government:

When they intend to publish the commentary clarifying the Ministry of Defence's position on the risks of depleted uranium and certain related Ministry of Defence documents recently quoted by the media. [HL496]

Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean

The Ministry of Defence yesterday published a paper entitledDepleted Uranium—Documents explaining the Ministry of Defence position on the risks and health hazards. This demonstrates the Ministry of Defence's determination to be open and transparent on the matter. Copies of the paper have been placed in the Library of the House.