Chinese Amassador, Liu Xiaoming
today is a super power. It is to be hoped an important trading partner,
especially post Brexit, both in the UK and in China with major
investments. It is also a considerable military power. Sir Mark Lyall
Grant, the Prime Minister’s National Security Advisor co-chaired the
first China-UK High Level Security Dialogue in Beijing in June 2016,
the purpose to demonstrate the significance of bilateral security
co-operation. These issues will be addressed in full.
Vows: Tony Blair, Tragedy of Power’ withTom Bower, Author
powerful analysis of just how Britain was drawn into the Iraq war and
Tony Blair’s style of government. It fills the gaps that the Chilcot
Report does not address. A key issue was the lack of military
preparedness and support. As this is critical to future UK overseas
engagements there will be many conclusions to draw.
museum, crises offer an opportunity to learn.
Learnt From The Middle East Crisis
RT. HON. LORD LOTHIAN, formerly
Michael Ancram MP,
Chairman of Global Strategy Forum, former Shadow Foreign Affairs
minister, Minister of State, Northern Ireland. As the Alliance grapples
with Iraq and Syria, Lord Lothian will examine the mistakes of the past
and the lessons learnt especially from the
Mr Alastair Crooke, CMG.
Implications for UK Defence and Security’
HON. DR. JULIAN LEWIS, MP, Chairman House of Commons Defence Select
Committee on Select Committee Reports, ‘ Russia – Implications for UK
Defence and Security’ and ‘NATO Warsaw Summit – Chilcot Report
The Edge Of Syria's Storm?
Speaker: Deputy Head of Mission,
Mr Cem Isik.
Moderator: Mehmet Ogatcu, Global
: Mr Michael Stephen, former Member of Parliament, and legal adviser to
three Turkish ambassadors to London.
has received over 2m refugees from Syria. It is challenged by the
volatile events in Syria, would like to see President Assad removed,
and is faced with upheavals from the Kurdish community. Turkey will be
part of the final solution. How does the country see the way forward?
Learnt From Middle East Crisis
Hon. Lord Lothian, formerly Michael Ancram, MP, a former minister with
several major portfolios was Shadow Foreign Affairs Minister whilst in
Opposition, becoming also the Deputy Leader of the Conservative Party.
As the Alliance wrestles with issues on Iraq and Syria, Lord Lothian
will examine the mistakes of the past and how we might go forward.
|5th May 2016
NATO Adapt To Changing Russian Threats?
Professor Christopher Coker, London School of Economics, Professor of
Coker is an acknowledged authority on Russian strategy, speaking at
conferences all over the world for his understanding of the changing
face of Russia.
EU Referendum ‘Vote Out’
Liam Fox, MP, former Minister of Defence.’I vote to leave’.
sight of David Cameron taking the political ‘begging bowl’ around
Europe to secure only minor reforms should be enough to persuade people
to back Brexit.’
Mr Green will be supported by a leading businessman, to be confirmed.
||EU Referendum: Vote In
Rt. Hon. Damian Green, MP,
former Home Office and Justice Minister.
Hon. Damian Green, MP, today a leading figure in the ‘Britain Stronger
in Europe’ group. This is backed by former Prime Minister Sir John
Major, who says that within the EU Britain is stronger , safer and
better off, and Lord Rose, former Chairman of Marks and Spencer now
with Ocado, who says, ‘wanting reform is not the same as wanting to
Green will be supported by a leading businessman, to be confirmed.