Quarterly statement on Afghanistan - October 2013

17 October 2013

Secretary of State for International Development, Justine Greening, made a statement in the House of Commons on Thursday 17 October 2013 updating the House on the Government's progress in Afghanistan.

Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, Jim Murphy, responded to the statement on behalf of the Opposition.

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About oral statements

Oral statements are made after Question Time (or at 11am on a Friday) and after any Urgent Questions.

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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