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International Situation (Contingency Planning)

Part of the debate – in the Scottish Parliament at 2:33 pm on 19th March 2003.

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Photo of Phil Gallie Phil Gallie Conservative 2:33 pm, 19th March 2003

Does the First Minister agree that there will be immense pressures on the police at this time? What special arrangements will be made for the families of reservists and members of our territorial armed services who have almost been snatched from their homes to go to the middle east? Those families will need special support. What protection will they be offered and what support will be provided to them?