The EU External Affairs Sub-Committee is taking evidence from Sir Alan Duncan MP, Minister for Europe and the Americas, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), as part of its inquiry, Brexit: sanctions policy.
Thursday 26 October 2017, Committee Room 1, Palace of Westminster
- Sir Alan Duncan MP, Minister for Europe and the Americas, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO).
- What is the Government's assessment of the advantages and disadvantages of having an independent sanctions regime?
- Does the Government hope to exert influence over the EU's sanctions regime after Brexit, and if so, how might it do so?
- What work is the FCO undertaking to review its capacity and resources to develop policy on sanctions, and to maintain and review existing sanctions regimes after Brexit?
- At what point in the Brexit negotiations will issues specifically pertaining to the FCO - such as future foreign policy co-operation and CSDP co-operation - take place? How will these negotiations be structured?
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