Statement on Yemen: 19 December 2016

19 December 2016

Secretary of State for Defence, Michael Fallon, made a statement in the House of Commons on Monday 19 December on Yemen.

Shadow Minister for the Armed Forces and Defence Procurement, Wayne David, responded on behalf of the Opposition.

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