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Libya

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 5:33 pm on 16th April 1986.

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Photo of Mr Tony Banks Mr Tony Banks , Newham North West 5:33 pm, 16th April 1986

Would the right hon. Gentleman then say that, if we have a great and overriding interest in defeating terrorism, and if British nationals either here or abroad are subjected to Libyan attacks, arising out of our support for the United States, the British Government themselves should bomb Libya?