Swire keeps up his Middle East role

Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

Monday, March 6, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (GMT)

Conservative Middle East Council
LEBANON PROGRAMME

Lebanon: an expert overview

Chaired by:
The Rt Hon Sir Hugo Swire KCMG MP

Speakers:

Dr Lina Khatib, Head of the MENA Programme at Chatham House

The Rt Hon Lord Michael Williams of Baglan PhD, former UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon

This will be a wide-ranging discussion that considers Lebanon in relation to Syria, the refugee crisis and the regional confrontation between Iran and Saudi Arabia.

The event will include a Q&A session.

Owl says: someone might want to ask about the role of the CMEC and its members in promoting British arms sales to the Middle East and their attitudes to such sales.