But the UN must have its mandate strengthened and the numbers of troops increased if the fearful bloodshed is to be brought to an end with some honourable peace settlement. Western governments have been too timid - and our Government hints that we may soon pull out. That would be a disgrace and a betrayal. Some new initiative is needed to support the Geneva talks.
United Nations Association
(Foreign Office Minister, 1974-76)
House of Lords
31 JulyReuse content