Foreign Affairs Committee

2 February 2006


Evidence session with Rt Hon Jack Straw MP, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

The Committee will take evidence from the Foreign Secretary regarding the situation in Iran and international efforts to prevent it acquiring nuclear weapons.  The evidence session will be at 4.00pm on Wednesday, 8 February 2006,  in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House.  The public meeting is expected to last approximately one hour.

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