§ Mr. Jenkin
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what his policy is on under-18s serving on Operation Telic; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Dr. Moonie
I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave on 5 March 2003,Official Report, column 1053W, to my hon. Friend the Member for Wellingborough (Mr. Stinchcombe).