Statement on the Al-Sweady Inquiry: 17 December 2014

Statement on the Al-Sweady Inquiry: 17 December 2014
18 December 2014

Defence Secretary, Michael Fallon, made a statement in the House of Commons on Wednesday 17 December 2014, on the Al-Sweady Inquiry Report.

Shadow Defence Secretary, Vernon Coaker, responded on behalf of the Opposition.

Further information

Al-Sweady Public Inquiry Report

The Al-Sweady Public Inquiry has published its report, which has been laid before Parliament today. The Report is available to view on the Inquiry's website.

Related information

About Oral statements

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Statements normally relate to matters of policy or government actions. At the end of a statement, MPs can respond or question the government minister on its contents.

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