Oral Answers to Questions — Enemy Occupied Countries (Relief Measures).

– in the House of Commons on 1st July 1942.

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Photo of Mr Rhys Davies Mr Rhys Davies , Westhoughton

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether His Majesty's Government will consider taking steps, through neutral channels, with a view to arrangements being made with enemy Powers for placing communities such as those in the ghettoes of occupied territories in a not less favourable position for the receipt of food and medicines than is now accorded to prisoners of war?

Photo of Mr Anthony Eden Mr Anthony Eden , Warwick and Leamington

I have nothing to add to the reply given to the Question by the hon. Member on 17th June.

Photo of Mr Rhys Davies Mr Rhys Davies , Westhoughton

While I thank the right, hon. Gentleman for the Answer he gave on that occasion, will he bear in mind the suggestions contained in this Question if the opportunity occurs?

Photo of Mr Anthony Eden Mr Anthony Eden , Warwick and Leamington

I am afraid that I do not take the view that these are similar problems. They are different problems, and I do not think it is any good mixing them up.