Prime Minister News Conference

In his monthly news conference at 10 Downing Street, Prime Minister Blair defended his government’s plans to detain terror suspects,… read more

In his monthly news conference at 10 Downing Street, Prime Minister Blair defended his government’s plans to detain terror suspects, improve security measures in the country, and enhance investigative authorities for law enforcement agencies. The British House of Commons had scheduled debate on the Anti-terrorism bill, drafted by the government after the London Underground bombings, with a vote expected by mid-week. He also talked about his ability to lead the Labour Party and answered questions about his ability to deliver a majority vote on the legislation. close

Report Video Issue

People in this video

Hosting Organization

More information about

Prime Minister News Conference

30 Views
Program ID:
189787-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
News Conference
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Nov 07, 2005 | 4:27pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Nov 08, 2005 | 1:38pm EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Nov 07, 2005 | 4:27pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 07, 2005 | 11:45pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 08, 2005 | 5:56am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 08, 2005 | 1:38pm EST | C-SPAN 2