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Peacemaking Operations

Volume 228: debated on Thursday 8 July 1993

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To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what consideration he has given to a system of dual contract for personnel in Her Majesty's services to enable volunteers to make a standing commitment to international peacemaking operations; and if he will make a statement.

We do not believe that a system of dual contract as described would improve the United Kingdom's ability to provide armed forces for international peacekeeping operations.