§ Mr. Lepper
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement on the reasons for the removal from office of Mr. Jose Bustani, formerly Director General of the Organisation for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons. 
§ Mr. Bradshaw
I refer my hon. Friend to the reply I gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Birmingham, Selly Oak (Lynne Jones) on 8 May 2002, Official Report, column 240–41W.