EU defence policy

Government response to Operation Sophia: a failed mission


The Government responds to EU External Affairs Committee report

Operation Sophia saves lives but has not stopped people smuggling

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EU External Affairs Sub-Committee publish report Operation Sophia: a failed mission

Post-Brexit foreign and defence co-operation with the EU explored

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EU External Affairs Sub-Committee takes evidence on Thursday 6 July at 10.05am

Lords debates Brexit and UK international relations

United Nations Headquaters

Priorities for new Secretary-General of UN in spotlight

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Franco-British cooperation on defence: more necessary than ever 13.07.2016
EU Operation Sophia report debated by Lords 13.06.2016