§ 71. Mr. Jessel
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement on relations with Turkey.
§ Mr. Eggar
We enjoy excellent relations with Turkey based on our shared membership of NATO, the Council of Europe and the OECD. In February the Turkish Prime Minister made a most successful official visit to the United Kingdom. I refer my hon. Friend to the answer my right hon. Friend the Prime Minister gave to the hon. Member for Liverpool, Riverside (Mr. Parry) on 24 February.