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Africa: Military Aid

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 64609, tabled on 27 October 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many African countries the Government has agreements with affording British military personnel diplomatic status while on training; how many complaints against British soldiers by local authorities in Africa her Department has been made aware of in the last five years; and how many of those complaints involved violence against women.

This is a holding answer. It may be superseded/updated at a future date.

Answered on

1 November 2021

The Ministry of Defence has indicated that it will not be possible to answer this question within the usual time period. An answer is being prepared and will be provided as soon as it is available.

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