§ Mr. Hooley
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what discussions took place at the meeting of Foreign Ministers of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries on 17 and 18 May in Luxembourg concerning further progress with the process of detente in Europe.
§ Mr. Hurd
NATO Foreign Ministers stated that they would persevere in their efforts to establish a more constructive East-West relationship aiming at genuine detente through dialogue and negotiations and mutually advantageous exchanges. They also recognise the need to maintain adequate military strength and political solidarity in order to deter aggression.