§ 23. Mr. Harry Greenway
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement on the progress of Poland's applications to join NATO and the EEC. 
§ Sir Nicholas Bonsor
NATO will decide at a summit in Madrid on 8 and 9 July which countries will be invited to open accession negotiations, and the European Commission's opinion on Poland's application to join the EU will happen later this year.