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Diego Garcia

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN HL2845, tabled on 17 November 2014

To ask Her Majesty’s Government further to the Written Answer by Baroness Warsi on 28 July (HL1063) whether Mr Belhaj was the subject of the discussion with the government of the United States referred to in the answer.

Answered on

27 November 2014

I refer the noble Lord to my response of 26 September, Official Report, Column WA427.

The United States is our most important bilateral ally and we have regular discussions on a range of sensitive issues. It is our longstanding position not to comment on discussions of that nature.