asked Her Majesty's Government:Further to the Written Answer by the Lord Gilbert on 26 January (
WA 139–140) saying that members of
Her Majesty's Government have not been in discussion with General Pinochet since 1997, whether any officials have had such discussions with General Pinochet in that time.[HL895]
I can confirm that government officials have not discussed defence export matters with Senator Pinochet since May 1997.