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International Relations and Defence Committee

Lords Select Committee

The International Relations and Defence Committee is appointed to consider the United Kingdom’s international relations and defence policy

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These pages only show information for this committee from the start of 2020 onwards. Earlier information can be found on the previous version of the UK Parliament website.

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Reports, special reports and government responses

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2nd Report - UNCLOS: the law of the sea in the 21st century
Inquiry UNCLOS: fit for purpose in the 21st century?
Committees International Relations and Defence Committee
HL Paper 159
Report
Response to this report
Goverment response to the UNCLOS: The law of the sea in the 21st century? report
Government Response
1st Report - The UK and China's security and trade relationship: A strategic void
Inquiry The UK’s security and trade relationship with China
Committees International Relations and Defence Committee
HL Paper 62
Report
Response to this report
Letter from Minister Milling to Baroness Anelay, on the Committee’s follow-up letter to the Government’s response to the UK-China report, 9 February 2022
Government Response
Response to this report
Government Response to the Committee's The UK's Security and Trade Relationship with China report
Government Response
2nd Report - The UK and Afghanistan
Inquiry The UK and Afghanistan
Committees International Relations and Defence Committee
HL Paper 208
Report
Response to this report
Government Response to the Committee's UK and Afghanistan inquiry
Government Response

Oral evidence transcripts

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22 June 2022
Inquiry Defence concepts and capabilities: from aspiration to reality
Witnesses Air Marshal Edward Stringer (Assistant Chief of the Defence Staff (2015-18), Director-General of Joint Force Development (2018-21))
Committees International Relations and Defence Committee
Oral Evidence
22 June 2022
Inquiry Defence concepts and capabilities: from aspiration to reality
Witnesses Admiral Sir Tony Radakin (Chief of the Defence Staff)
Committees International Relations and Defence Committee
Oral Evidence
15 June 2022
Inquiry Defence concepts and capabilities: from aspiration to reality
Witnesses Justin Bronk (Senior Research Fellow, Airpower & Technology at RUSI), and Air Marshal (Retd) Phil Osborn (Chief of Defence Intelligence (2015-18))
Committees International Relations and Defence Committee
Oral Evidence
UNC0047 - UNCLOS: fit for purpose in the 21st century?
Witnesses Professor Natalie Klein (Professor and Australian Research Council Future Fellow at Faculty of Law and Justice, UNSW Sydney)
Committees International Relations and Defence Committee
Written Evidence
UNC0001 - UNCLOS: fit for purpose in the 21st century?
Witnesses Dr Douglas Guilfoyle (Associate Professor of International and Security Law at University of New South Wales Canberra), and Professor Natalie Klein (Professor of International Law at University of New South Wales Sydney)
Committees International Relations and Defence Committee
Written Evidence
UNC0002 - UNCLOS: fit for purpose in the 21st century?
Witnesses Dr Ioannis Chapsos (Assistant Professor (Research) at Coventry University), Dr James Malcolm (Assistant Professor (Research) at Coventry University), and Dr Robert McCabe (Assistant Professor (Research) at Coventry University)
Committees International Relations and Defence Committee
Written Evidence

Contact us

  • Email: hlintlrelations@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 7412 (committee staff) | 020 7219 8659 (Press Officer)
  • Address: International Relations and Defence Committee, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW