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US Missiles Projects

Defence written question – answered on 2nd May 2006.

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Photo of Angus Robertson Angus Robertson Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Defence), Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Office)

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what discussions his Department has had with its counterparts in the US concerning (a) the W76–2 nuclear warhead design, (b) the Mk4A Reentry Body and (c) the Reliable Replacement Warhead project; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of John Reid John Reid Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence, The Secretary of State for Defence

Officials from the Ministry of Defence regularly discuss a range of nuclear matters with their US counterparts under the auspices of the 1958 Mutual Defence Agreement.

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