11 September ­ A New Chapter For The Strategic Defence Review
(Source :UK Ministry of Defence ; issued Dec. 5, 2001)
 Following the appalling events of 11 September, British Defence Secretary Geoff Hoon commissioned work to ensure that Britain's Armed Forces are able to deal with such threats.

In a keynote speech at King's College London on Dec. 5, he set out the issues, problems and challenges that this effort needs to address.


Click here for a transcript of the speech on the MoD website (html format)





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