COMMONS

Defence expenditure and the 2% pledge evidence session

09 October 2015

The Defence Committee takes evidence on defence expenditure and the 2% pledge. The discussion concentrates on an examination of the UK’s commitment to spend 2% of GDP on defence, the nature of different types of expenditure that are included in this 2% figure and the relationship between expenditure and capabilities.

Witnesses

Tuesday 13 October 2015, Grimond Room, Portcullis House

At 11.30am

  • Professor Malcolm Chalmers, Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)
  • Professor Keith Hartley, University of York
  • Dr Robin Niblett CMG, Director, Chatham House

Further information

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