Public meeting: Drones in Afghanistan and Pakistan

 
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Date/Time
Date(s) - 16/04/2013
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
Wilson Room, Portcullis House

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Drones in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Public meeting jointly called by Afghanistan Withdrawal Group of MPs and the All Party Drones Group

Tuesday 16th April 2013
18.30 to 20.00
Wilson Room, Portcullis House

Speakers:

Chris Cole (Drone Campaign Network UK)
Rafeef Ziadah (War on Want)

Co-Chairs:
Paul Flynn MP and Baroness Stern
Chris Cole is founder and coordinator of Drones Wars UK and convenor of Drone Campaign Network UK.
Rafeef Ziadah is a Senior Campaigns Officer for War on Want and author of their recent report on drones in Pakistan.

Afghanistan Withdrawal Group of MPs was launched to press for British withdrawal and consider constructive ways in which the conflict might be ended. The group is co-chaired by MPs Paul Flynn and Caroline Lucas. Supporters are drawn from across the political parties.

All Party Parliamentary Group on Drones was set up to examne the use of drones by governments for domestic and international, military and civilian purposes. It is chaired by Tom Watson MP. Baroness Stern, a crossbench peer and human rights and criminal justice campaigner, is group vice chair.

The Ground The Drones demonstration to take place at the UK drones base, RAF Waddington, in Lincoln on Saturday 27 April 2013, is called by CND, Drone Campaign Network, Stop the War Coalition, War on Want.

IMPORTANT: There are sometime queues for public entry House of Commons buildings. Please allow time for this and come early.

 
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