Dáil Éireann - Volume 586 - 01 June, 2004

Written Answers. - Human Rights Issues.

  161. Mr. Haughey asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the position of the Government in relation to the torture of Iraqi prisoners by the US military in Iraq; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [16481/04]

  Mr. Cowen:The position of the Government on this issue was set out comprehensively by the Minister of State, Deputy Kitt, in his statement to the Dáil of 20 May 2004 and in his statement on the situation in the Middle East to the Seanad on 26 May 2004.