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Domestic Security

Volume 400: debated on Monday 3 March 2003

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To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many reservists participated in domestic security operations in January and February. [99859]

Domestic security in the United Kingdom is primarily the responsibility of the Home Office and the police. Military assistance is, however, provided on a regular basis and contributes significantly towards the security of United Kingdom citizens. No reservists were engaged in providing such assistance during January or February this year.