Independent Inquiry relating to Afghanistan continues with Kerry Broome calling evidence from Brigadier Matthew Cansdale

The Inquiry continued with evidence from Brigadier Matthew Cansdale this morning, who is the Commander of the Army’s Collective Training Group to give evidence regarding Operational Staff Work and Consequence Management.

The full Terms of Reference, which were updated in September 2023 can be found here: Terms of Reference for the Independent Inquiry relating to Afghanistan.

Lord Justice Sir Charles Haddon-Cave is  Chair to the Inquiry. Oliver Glasgow KC of 2 Hare Court is Lead Counsel to the Inquiry, supported by Jonathan Polnay from 5KBW and Kerry Broome from QEB

YouTube footage of Day 10 can be found here

YouTube Live: Channel for the Statutory Inquiry Relating to Afghanistan. More information can also be found on the IIA website:  Home Team News Hearings Documents FAQ