Rhodesia

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 14th December 1976.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Mr Enoch Powell Mr Enoch Powell , South Down 12:00 am, 14th December 1976

When the right hon. Gentleman refers to a direct involvement by this country, and a British presence or rôle, will he confirm that as this country has neither the will nor the power to influence events in Rhodesia nor to hold the ring there, the assumption of any position that implies that we have will result only in humiliation for us with no advantage to any element in Rhodesia?