HC Deb 30 January 2002 vol 379 c388W
Vera Baird

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what role she is playing in the promotion of arms sales to India; and what assessment she had made of the impact of sales on the(a) dispute between India and Pakistan over Kashmir and (b) stability in that region. [29685]

Mr. Wilson

[holding answer 25 January 2002]: The promotion of any legitimate UK defence exports, in co-ordination with industry, is the responsibility of the Defence Export Services Organisation of the Ministry of Defence.