MPs take evidence on operations in Afghanistan

10 November 2010

This third session on operations in Afghanistan will see the Committee question Armed Forces personnel and Ministry of Defence (MoD) officials responsible for operations and their support in Afghanistan, and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) Special Representative to Afghanistan and Pakistan and the former Head of the Helmand Provincial Reconstuction Team (PRT)


The session will be held on Wednesday 10 November at 2:30pm in the Wilson Room, Portcullis House.


  • Major General David Capewell OBE, Assistant Chief of Defence Staff (Operations), MoD
  • Peter Watkins, Director of Operational Policy, MoD
  • Air Marshal Sir Stuart Peach KCB CBE, Chief Joint Operations, MoD
  • Karen Pierce, Director for Asia and Afghanistan and Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, FCO
  • Lindy Cameron OBE, former Head of PRT in Helmand, DFID

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