16. Mr. Andy Stewart
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a further statement on the United Nations attempt to achieve a ceasefire between Iraq and Iran.
§ 54. Mr. Douglas
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a further statement on progress on the United Nations initiative toward a ceasefire in the Gulf.
§ Sir Geoffrey Howe
The Secretary General has presented a detailed plan of implementation of Security Council resolution 598 to Iran and Iraq, and is continuing to seek an immediate ceasefire as a first step towards a negotiated settlement of the conflict. We are also trying to move ahead with parallel work on enforcement measures, as agreed by the Foreign Ministers of the permanent members on 25 September.