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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:39 pm on 16th April 1986.

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Photo of Mr Eldon Griffiths Mr Eldon Griffiths , Bury St Edmunds 4:39 pm, 16th April 1986

This morning I had an opportunity to go over the instructions to the American aircrews in my constituency. They did not bomb cities, they bombed precise military targets. They accepted considerable risks and did not unleash their bombs precisely because they were instructed not to bomb cities.