Sierra Leone

Part of Opposition Day – in the House of Commons at 5:56 pm on 2nd March 1999.

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Photo of Eric Illsley Eric Illsley Labour, Barnsley Central 5:56 pm, 2nd March 1999

I think that the right hon. Gentleman and I will disagree on this point. What was Mr. Penfold doing when he was holding meetings with mercenaries throughout the Christmas holiday, when he was back in the United Kingdom? That is the $64,000 question: why was he negotiating, or dealing, with mercenaries?