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UK House of
Lords debates Russia / Ukraine
24 February 2022
The House of Lords will debate the situation in Ukraine on Friday 25 February.
This is a general debate. During debates, members put their experience to good use to discuss current issues and draw the government’s attention to concerns.

Members expected to participate in the debate include:
* Lord Campbell of Pittenweem (Liberal Democrat), vice president of the Nato Parliamentary Assembly

* Lord Hannay of Chiswick (Crossbench), former British ambassador to the United Nations

* Lord Howell of Guildford (Conservative), former chair of the Lords International Relations and Defence Committee and former chair of the Commons Foreign Affairs Committee

* Lord King of Bridgwater (Conservative), former Defence Secretary

* Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town (Labour), chair of the International Agreements Committee

* Lord McDonald of Salford (Crossbench), former Head of the Diplomatic Service

* Lord Ricketts (Crossbench), former diplomat and chair of the Joint Intelligence Committee

* Lord Robertson of Port Ellen (Labour), former Secretary General of Nato

* Baroness Smith of Newnham (Liberal Democrat), professor of European politics

* Lord Stirrup (Crossbench), former Chief of the Defence Staff

* Lord West of Spithead (Labour), former First Sea Lord

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative), minister in the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, will open the debate and respond on behalf of the government