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Volume 405: debated on Tuesday 13 May 2003

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To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what guarantees have been given to the UK Government on the use by the Indonesian armed forces of military equipment exported by the UK; and if he will make a statement. [113235]

Senior members of the Indonesian Government and armed forces have repeatedly assured us that UK-supplied military equipment will not be used to suppress human rights in Indonesia. Despite allegations there have been no confirmed reports of offensive use of UK-built military equipment.