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Ministerial Corrections

Volume 650: debated on Wednesday 5 December 2018

Ministerial Correction

Wednesday 5 December 2018

Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Refugee Crises

The following is an extract from Foreign and Commonwealth Office questions on 4 December 2018.

We are signing up to the global compact on refugees. I should clarify for the House that it is a different document from the one that has perhaps generated more controversy: the global compact on migration.

[Official Report, 4 December 2018, Vol. 650, c. 647.]

Letter of correction from the Minister for Africa:

An error has been identified in the response I gave to my right hon. Friend the Member for New Forest West (Sir Desmond Swayne).

The correct response should have been:

We are signing up to the global compact on migration. I should clarify for the House that it is a different document and has perhaps generated more controversy than the global compact on refugees.