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MPs investigate piracy off the coast of Somalia

22 June 2011

The Commons Foreign Affairs Committee will hold its first of three evidence sessions in its inquiry into Piracy off the coast of Somalia. This session will examine commercial issues in respect of insurance and shipping, and the progress of the EU anti-piracy operation.

Witnesses

At 2.30pm, Wednesday 22 June, The Grimond Room, Portcullis House

  • Andrew Voke, Chairman, LMA Marine Committee, Lloyds Market Association, and
  • Mark Brownrigg OBE, Director-General, The Chamber of Shipping

At approximately 3.15pm

  • Stephen Askins, Marine Lawyer, Ince & Co

At approximately 4.00pm

  • Major General Buster Howes OBE, Operation Commander European Union Naval Force Somalia

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