– in the House of Commons on 29th September 1942.
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asked the Prime Minister why we have not bombed Rome?
I have nothing to add to previous statements on this subject.
Has the fact that we have not yet bombed this Nazi capital anything to do with Catholic susceptibilities?
I think my answer is conclusive.
Would not the bombing of Rome unite Italians and not split them?
I cannot answer hypothetical questions.
Is the right hon. Gentleman aware that there are no military objectives in Rome?
I certainly could not accept any limiting views.
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