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Departmental Papers

Volume 164: debated on Thursday 21 December 1989

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To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs which of his Department's papers have been made available to the public since 1 October 1988.

Between 1 October 1988 and 30 September 1989, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office—excluding the Overseas Development Administration—made the following papers available to the public on request:


  • Britain in Southern Africa
  • Britain's Voice in South Africa
  • Libya: External Relations and Activities
  • Namibia Chronology: March 1988-March 1989
  • Soviet Priorities in Africa

Americas and Antarctica

  • Antarctic Treaty System
  • Antarctic Minerals Convention and Its Role in Protecting the Antarctic Environment
  • Britain and Argentina: Attempts at Normalisation
  • Cuban Economy
  • Democracy and Regional Integration in South America
  • Drugs in Latin America

Asia and Pacific

  • Afghanistan: Long Road to Recovery
  • Afghanistan: Continuing Conflict
  • China's Energy Prospects
  • China's External Economic Relations
  • Fiji Coups, 1987: Context and Chronology
  • General Information on Taiwan
  • North Korea: Forty Years On
  • Religion in China
  • Soviet Interest in the Pacific Region
  • Vietnam: Current Problems


  • CSCE: Implications of the Vienna Meeting
  • Role of the Western European Union
  • Western European Union

Near and Middle East

  • Demography and Politics in the Middle East and North Africa
  • Guide to Arab-Israel Peace Plans
  • Intifada: The Palestinian Uprising
  • Lebanon: Background to Current Events
  • Palestine Liberation Organisation

Soviet Union and Eastern Europe

  • CMEA at a Standstill
  • Common Euopean Home: New Thinking
  • Comparison of Soviet and Chinese Economic Reforms
  • Crisis in Soviet Agriculture
  • East European Energy Prospects
  • Party and Government Leadership of the Soviet Union
  • Soviet Communist Party's External Propaganda Activities
  • Soviet Economic Reforms
  • Soviet Energy Prospects
  • Soviet Propaganda Organisations: A Survey
  • Soviet Union: More Milestones


  • Arms Control and Disarmament Quarterly Review No. 10
  • Arms Control and Disarmament Quarterly Review No. 11
  • Arms Control and Disarmament Quarterly Review No. 12
  • Arms Control and Disarmament Quarterly Review No. 13
  • Arms Control and Disarmament Quarterly Review No. 14
  • Arms Control and Disarmament Quarterly Review No. 15
  • Chemical and Biological Weapons: Negotiations for an International Ban
  • Political Impact of the Process of Arms Control and Disarmament
  • The West's Arms Control Objectives and Priorities


  • Aid to the Developing World
  • World Food Supplies
  • World Shipping Prospects


  • Annual Review of Consular Work, 1988
  • Destablising Effect of the International Drugs Trade in Developing Countries
  • International Drug Trafficking: Attacking the Profits
  • International Monitoring of Human Rights
  • International Parliamentary Union: A Century of Parliamentary Diplomacy
  • Non-Aligned Movement: Search for More Effective Role
  • 1958 Geneva Conference of Experts on the Prevention of Surprise Attack
  • Review of Consular Work in 1987
  • Saving the Ozone Layer: A Summary of the London Conference
  • The 1989 World Youth Festival: Further Preparations
  • World Youth Festivals: Retrospect and Prospect