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Tuesday, 27 October 2015, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Mercers' Hall

The 2015 Strategic Defence and Security Review and its Implications

The Rt Hon Lord Robertson of Port Ellen


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THE PETER NAILOR MEMORIAL LECTURE ON DEFENCE

Lord Robertson, former UK Defence Secretary and Secretary General of NATO, will discuss the Review and its importance and relevance in securing Britain in an age of uncertainty.

As stated in the Review: 'Our country has always had global responsibilities and global ambitions. We have a proud history of standing up for the values we believe in and we should have no less ambition for our country in the decades to come. But we need to be more thoughtful, more strategic and more coordinated in the way we advance our interests and protect our national security'.

Hosted by the Mercers' Company

Lecture ends 7.15pm

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Lord Robertson is a British Labour Party politician who was the tenth Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. 

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27 October 2015

The 2015 Strategic Defence and Security Review and its Implications
The Rt Hon Lord Robertson of Port Ellen

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