Friday, February 19, 1999 Published at 17:12 GMT
The government has been cleared of any scandal in the arms-to-Africa affair but there will be "sweeping changes at the Foreign Office".
Arms-to-Africa: the repercussions
BBC Political Correspondent Nicholas Jones looks at the fall out from the arms-to-Africa affair.
Cook wants no 'scapegoats' over arms-to-Africa
The foreign secretary has told MPs no further action should be taken against officials in the wake of the report into the arms-to-Sierra Leone affair.