Dáil Éireann - Volume 491 - 28 May, 1998

Written Answers. - Petersberg Tasks.

11. Mr. McGinley asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the measures, if any, he intends to take to ensure that Ireland will be in a position to participate effectively in Petersberg tasks, including peacekeeping, should the Government decide to participate in a particular mission. [12383/98]

14. Mr. Connaughton asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the measures, if any, he intends to take to ensure that Ireland will be in a position to participate effectively in Petersberg tasks, including peacekeeping, should the Government decide to participate in a particular mission. [12384/98]

16. Mr. Kenny asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the measures, if any, he intends to take to ensure that Ireland will be in a position to participate effectively in Petersberg tasks, including peacekeeping, should the Government decide to participate in a particular mission. [12382/98]

18. Mr. Higgins (Mayo) asked the Minister for

Foreign Affairs the measures, if any, he intends to take to ensure that Ireland will be in a position to participate effectively in Petersberg tasks, including peacekeeping, should the Government decide to participate in a particular mission. [12381/98]

46. Mrs. Owen asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the measures, if any, he intends to take to ensure that Ireland will be in a position to participate effectively in Petersberg tasks, including peacekeeping, should the Government decide to participate in a particular mission. [12380/98]

Minister for Foreign Affairs (Mr. Andrews): I propose to take Questions Nos. 11, 14, 16, 18 and 46 together.

I refer the Deputies to the answer which I already gave this afternoon to the identical Priority Question No. 3.