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Looking Forwards: UK-French Defence and Security Relations in Changing Times

The Defence Attaché at the French Embassy to the United Kingdom, Rear-Admiral Henri Schricke, addressed a meeting of defence and security specialists in London hosted by Professor Edward Spiers and Dr Rachel Utley of the School of History, University of Leeds.


Rear-Admiral Schricke spoke in particular about the future of UK-French defence cooperation in the aftermath of the May 2012 presidential elections in France, and about continuing progress in this crucial relationship.

The meeting was the second in a series on UK-French defence and security cooperation sponsored by the University of Leeds. Please contact Dr Rachel Utley for further information ( 

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Date08 November 2012