§ Mr. Worthington
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what has been the cost of the military operation in Somalia in 1993.
§ Mr. Douglas Hogg
The total cost to the United Nations of UNOSOM in 1993 was $487,363,740. The United Kingdom pays 6.373 per cent. of peacekeeping costs on the United Nations scale of assessment. The United Kingdom contribution to UNOSOM in 1993 was therefore $30,982,123.