British Policy on Arms Exports Controls

British Foreign Secretary William Hague testified on arms export controls before the British Committees on Arms Export Controls. The… read more

British Foreign Secretary William Hague testified on arms export controls before the British Committees on Arms Export Controls. The committee examined a range of issues, including the government’s policy on strategic exports and the licensing of arms exports and other goods. The foreign secretary was asked to update the committee on several issues including the United Kingdom’s arms export policy with Syria and Israel and the implications of the European Union arms embargo on United Kingdom policy. Topics included the possibility of the United States joining in arms control treaties and the use of U.S. use of drones. He was joined by the head of Arms Export Policy Department within the British Foreign Commonwealth Office. close

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  • Bruce, Malcom Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Gordon
  • Burden, Richard Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Birmingham, Northfield
  • Clark, Katy Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->North Ayrshire and Arran
  • Donaldson, Jeffrey Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Lagan Valley
  • Gapes, Mike Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Ilford South
  • Hague, William Foreign Secretary United Kingdom
  • McKechin, Ann Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Glasgow Maryhill
  • O'Donnell, Fiona Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->East Lothian
  • Paver, James Deputy Head British Foreign and Commonwealth Office->Arms Export Policy Department
  • Stanley, John Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Tonbridge and Malling
  • Stewart, Bob Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Beckenham
  • Tauwhare, Richard Head British Foreign and Commonwealth Office->Arms Export Policy Department
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British Policy on Arms Exports Controls

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Program ID:
310195-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Jan 4, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 17, 2013

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