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Afghanistan: progress towards withdrawal of troops

12 March 2014

This is the second and final session for this inquiry into progress towards withdrawal of UK troops and post-2014 involvement in Afghanistan.

Witnesses

At 2.30 pm, Wednesday 12 March 2014

Grimond Room, Portcullis House

  • Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, Secretary of State for Defence
  • Lieutenant General James Everard, Deputy Chief of Defence Staff (Military Strategy and Operations) Ministry of Defence

Background

The inquiry will examine the security situation in Afghanistan; the progress of withdrawal of UK forces and equipment; expected assistance to the Afghan National Security Forces after 2014; the impact on Afghanistan of the new Government in Pakistan; and UK relations with Afghanistan and Pakistan after 2014.

Further information

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