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UN Resolution 1701

Volume 451: debated on Wednesday 1 November 2006

15. To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what representations she has made to the Governments of Iran and Syria on the implementation of UN Resolution 1701. (98363)

The Government continue to be deeply concerned at the involvement of Syria and Iran in Lebanon, and in particular with their ongoing support for Hizbollah. We have repeatedly called on Syria and Iran to stop their support for Hizbollah and their interference in Lebanese internal affairs in accordance with UN Security Council Resolutions 1559,1680 and 1701.