Foreign Affairs Committee

Session 2002 - 2003: Wednesday 29th October 2003


Foreign Policy Aspects of the War against Terorism

The Foreign Affairs Committee will hold the following evidence sessions as part of its ongoing inquiry into Foreign Policy Aspects of the War against Terrorism:

Tuesday 4th November 2003
Time and location: 3.00pm in Committee Room 15
Witnesses: Nomi Bar-Yaacov, International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), at about 3.40pm: Dana Allin and Jonathan Stevenson, IISS, and at about 4.20pm: Nick Pelham, journalist, Economist and Financial Times

Tuesday 18th November 2003
Time and location: 3.00pm in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: Rt Hon Jack Straw MP, Secretary of State, and officials, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

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