DEF050118 - No. 6

Session 2004-05, 18 January 2005

Evidence Sessions


Evidence Sessions

IRAQ INQURY

WEDNESDAY 26 JANUARY 2005

The Committee’s two first sessions, devoted to its Iraq inquiry, will focus on the problems facing the deployment of UK police officers in military operations and the coalition’s counter-insurgency operations and policies as well as its efforts to build the new Iraqi Security Forces.

At 10.00 am in Committee Room 15 oral evidence will be taken from:

  • Mr Stephen Pattison, Director of International Security, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

  • Chief Constable Paul Kernaghan, Coordinator for International Policing, Association of Chief Police Officers

  • Mr Owen Greene, Director, Centre for International Cooperation and Security (CICS), University of Bradford

  • Home Office official (tbc)

At 4.00 pm in Committee Room 15 oral evidence will be taken from:

Ministry of Defence

  • Mr Martin Howard, Director General, Operational Policy

  • Lt General John McColl

  • Major General Bill Rollo

NOTES TO EDITORS:

1. Committee Membership is as follows: Rt Hon Bruce George MP (Chairman), Mr James Cran MP, Mr David Crausby MP, Mike Gapes MP, Mr Mike Hancock CBE MP, Dai Havard MP, Mr Kevan Jones MP, Richard Ottaway MP, Mr Frank Roy MP, Rachel Squire MP, Peter Viggers MP

2. News Release: No. 6

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