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Liam Fox and William Hague questioned on Libya

14 January 2016

The Foreign Affairs Committee is holding two evidence sessions on Libya: Examination of intervention and collapse and the UK’s future policy options. Both Dr Fox and Lord Hague served as Defence and Foreign Secretary respectively during the 2011 military intervention in Libya.

Witnesses

Tuesday 19 January 2016

Morning session

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

At 10.30am

  • Rt Hon Dr Liam Fox MP

At 11am

  • Rt Hon Lord Hague of Richmond

Afternoon session

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

At 2.45pm

  • Lord Richards of Herstmonceux

At 3.30pm

  • Rt Hon Sir Alan Duncan MP

Purpose of session

Likely topics for discussion include:

  • The evolution of UK foreign policy in relation to Libya in 2011
  • Military operations in Libya in 2011
  • UK support for the reconstruction of Libya following the fall of the Gaddafi regime

Further information

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