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Volume 228: debated on Thursday 8 July 1993

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To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, further to his statement of 28 June, Official Report, column 657, what independent evidence he sought about the competence as saboteurs of the alleged conspirators against ex-President Bush before coming to his conclusion that the United States response was justified and proportionate.

The United States have made it clear that they had evidence of Iraqi intelligence involvement in the attempt on the life of ex-President Bush in Kuwait. The United States briefed the Security Council about the evidence on 27 June.