def060315 - No. 27

Session 2005-06, 15 March 2006

Publication of Report and Debate


Publication of Report and Debate

COSTS OF PEACE-KEEPING IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN:
SPRING SUPPLEMENTARY ESTIMATE 2005-06

The Defence Committee will be publishing its Fourth Report of Session 2005-06, C osts of peace-keeping in Iraq and Afghanistan: Spring Supplementary Estimate 2005-06 (HC 980), on Thursday 16 March at 11.00 am. Embargoed copies will not be made available in advance.

The Report will be debated in the House of Commons on Monday 20 March.

Because of this debate, the Committee has had to postpone its visit to the Met Office, and the evidence session scheduled for Monday 20 March. It is hoped to rearrange this in May.  Details will be announced in due course.

NOTES TO EDITORS:

1. Committee Membership is as follows: Rt Hon James Arbuthnot MP (Chairman), Mr David S Borrow MP, Mr Colin Breed MP, Mr David Crausby MP, Linda Gilroy MP, Mr David Hamilton MP, Mr Mike Hancock MP, Mr Dai Havard MP, Mr Adam Holloway MP, Mr Brian Jenkins MP, Mr Kevan Jones MP, Robert Key MP, Mr Mark Lancaster, John Smith MP

2. News Release: No. 27

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