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Jewish-Arab Relations (United Nations Mission)

Volume 773: debated on Friday 22 November 1968

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asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs whether he will now instruct the United Kingdom representative to promote a resolution of the United Nations to the effect that the United Nations Mission should not only visit the West Bank territory of Israel and investigate alleged inhuman treatment, but should also visit Arab lands to investigate the position of Jews in these territories.

No. Our position was made clear by our vote in favour of Security Council Resolution No. 259(68), and by the explanation thereof given by my right hon. and noble Friend Lord Caradon.

ernment are looking to both parties to keep the requirements of the productivity, prices and incomes policy firmly in mind.