§ 24. Mr. Gordon Marsden
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence when he last met his Polish counterpart to discuss the future of NATO. 
§ Mr. Hoon
I had a meeting with Mr. Bronislaw Komorowski, the Polish Defence Minister at last October's NATO Informal Ministerial meeting in Birmingham. Mr. Komorowski fell ill prior to my visit to Poland in February. In his absence I discussed a range83W
of issues, including developments in NATO, with his Deputy Ministers. I met the Polish Foreign Minister, Mr. Wtadystaw Bartoszewski during his visit to the UK on 12 March.