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Oral Answers to Questions — South Vietnam (United States Mission)

– in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 27th July 1959.

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Photo of Mr William Warbey Mr William Warbey , Ashfield 12:00 am, 27th July 1959

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs what further information he has received regarding the withdrawal of the American Temporary Equipment Recovery Mission from South Vietnam.

Photo of Commander Robert Allan Commander Robert Allan , Paddington South

We have received no futher information.

Photo of Mr William Warbey Mr William Warbey , Ashfield

As this temporary mission has been in South Vietnam for over three years, and as it has been requested to withdraw by the end of June this year, what steps are the Government taking to urge upon the American Government and the South Vietnam Government that they should comply with the decision of the International Commission?

Photo of Commander Robert Allan Commander Robert Allan , Paddington South

As my hon. Friend told the hon. Gentleman earlier this month, there are further developments in this at the moment.