Kurdish aspirations and the interests of the UK Contents


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

Tuesday 21 November 2017

Dr Nazand Begikhani, Senior Research Fellow, Bristol University, and Professor Mohammed Ihsan, Senior Research Fellow, King’s College London, and a former Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government


Dr Zeynep Kaya, Research Fellow, London School of Economics and Political Science, and Guney Yildiz, Visiting Fellow, European Council on Foreign Relations


Tuesday 5 December 2017

Karwan Jamal Tahir, Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), High Representative to the United Kingdom


Alan Semo, Representative of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) to the United Kingdom


Robert Lowe, Deputy Director, Middle East Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, and Bill Park, Visiting Research Fellow, King’s College, London


Tuesday 9 January 2018

Rt Hon. Alistair Burt MP, Minister of State for International Development and Minister of State for the Middle East, and Amy Clemitshaw, Head of Eastern Mediterranean Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office


9 February 2018