asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs whether he has sought the permission of the South African Government to send observers to the treason trial of members of the United Democratic Front.
We do not require permission to attend a public trial. As I explained in a written answer to the hon. Member for Sheffield, Attercliffe (Mr. Duffy) on 20 February 1985, we expect to send an observer [Vol. 73, c. 466.]