COMMONS

Ex-Ambassador to Kabul gives evidence on Afghanistan

09 November 2010

This is the third session for the Commons Foreign Affairs Committee's inquiry into the UK's Foreign Policy towards Afghanistan and Pakistan.

The Committee will question Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles, former HM Ambassador to Kabul and former Special Representative of the Foreign Secretary for Afghanistan and Pakistan, and two leading academic specialists.

The session will focus on British and US strategies in both countries.

The session will be held on Tuesday 9 November at 4.00pm in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House.

Witnesses

At 4.00 pm:

  • Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles KCMG LVO, former HM Ambassador to Kabul, and former Special Representative of the Foreign Secretary for Afghanistan and Pakistan

At approximately 5.00 pm (via video-link):

  • Gilles Dorronsoro, Visiting Scholar, South Asia Program, Carnegie Endowment
  • Gerard Russell, Afghan specialist, Carr Center, Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Further Information

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