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Oral evidence taken on 25 October 2017.
The Committee is holding a one-off evidence session with the Secretary of State for Defence on the work of the Department in 2017. Topics that the session is expected to cover include defence spending, implementation of the 2015 Strategic Defence and Security Review and the ongoing National Defence Capability Review, defence industry and procurement and international areas of concern.
Evidence given by Rt Hon Sir Michael Fallon MP, Secretary of State for Defence, Lieutenant General Mark Poffley, Deputy Chief of Defence Staff for Military Capability, Peter Watkins CBE, Director General Security Policy, Ministry of Defence
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