Foreign Affairs Committee

6 April 2006


Foreign Policy Aspects of the War against Terrorism

Evidence session

The Committee will take oral evidence on Wednesday 19 April in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House, from the following witnesses in relation to its inquiry into Foreign Policy Aspects of the War against Terrorism:

At 2.30pm

Philippe Sands QC, Professor of Law and Director, Centre of International Courts and Tribunals, University College London

At 3.30pm

Sir Christopher Meyer KCMG, Former Ambassador to the USA (at 3.30pm)

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