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Volume 403: debated on Thursday 10 April 2003

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To ask the Prime Minister what plans he has to provide medical facilities for civilians, including children, who have lost limbs during the conflict, when Iraq is fully liberated; and if he will make a statement. [108545]

We are supporting the International Committee of the Red Cross in its efforts to keep health systems functioning during the conflict.The provision of a comprehensive health system for the people of Iraq will be a priority for the post-conflict international rehabilitation effort. We will play a significant role in this process working alongside the UN, international financial institutions and nongovernmental organisations.