Oral Answers to Questions — Syria and Lebanon

– in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 17th January 1945.

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Photo of Sir Edward Spears Sir Edward Spears , Carlisle 12:00 am, 17th January 1945

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs which governments have recognised the sovereignty and independence of Syria and the Lebanon.

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

I will, with permission, circulate the list in the OFFICIAL REPORT.

Photo of Sir Edward Spears Sir Edward Spears , Carlisle

May I ask my right hon. Friend to be good enough to read the list, as it is a matter of interest to the House?

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

I have no objection, if it is of interest to the House.

The list is:

  • "Afghanistan.
  • Belgium.
  • Brazil.
  • Czechoslovakia.
  • Egypt.
  • France.
  • Iraq.
  • Persia.
  • Poland.
  • Saudi Arabia.
  • Transjordan.
  • United Kingdom.
  • U.S.A.
  • U.S.S.R."