Indispensable allies: US, NATO and UK Defence relations Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 10 October 2017

Dr Dana Allin, Senior Fellow, International Institute for Strategic Studies; Dr Nicholas Kitchen, Assistant Professorial Research Fellow, LSE


Tuesday 31 October 2017

Sir Adam Thomson, former UK representative to NATO, and Elisabeth Braw, Atlantic Council


Monday 5 March 2018

Ambassador Victoria Nuland, CEO, Center for a New American Security and Congressman Michael Turner


Dr Heather Conley, Senior Vice President for Europe, Eurasia and the Arctic, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Dr Nile Gardiner, Director, Margaret Thatcher Center for Freedom, Heritage Foundation, and Dr Tom Wright, Director, Center on the United States and Europe, Brookings Institution


Tuesday 22 May 2018

Rt Hon Gavin Williamson CBE MP, Secretary of State for Defence, Giles Ahern, Head of MOD/FCO Joint Unit on Euro-Atlantic Security Policy, Ministry of Defence, and Peter Watkins, Director General Strategy & International, Ministry of Defence


The following witnesses gave evidence in the last Parliament to the previous Committee for this inquiry. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 14 March 2017

Professor Sir Lawrence Freedman, Emeritus Professor of War Studies, King’s College London, Franklin Miller, Principal, The Scowcroft Group, and Professor Phillips O’Brien, Professor of Strategic Studies, University of St Andrews


Tuesday 28 March 2017

Alex Hall, Director, Europe’s Defence, Security and Infrastructure Research Group, James Black, Analyst, RAND Europe’s Defence and Security Team, Professor John Bew, Policy Exchange, and the Honourable Franklin Kramer, Atlantic Council


Tuesday 18 April 2017

Dr David Blagden, Lecturer in International Security and Strategy, University of Exeter, Professor Patrick Porter, Academic Director, Strategy and Security Institute, University of Exeter, and Dr Martin Zapfe, Head, Global Security Team, Center for Security Studies


Published: 26 June 2018