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The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Rishi Sunak to face Liaison Committee grilling over strikes, Russia-Ukraine war and cost-of-living” – below is their description.
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak appears before the House of Commons Liaison Committee for regular session.
It is the last before Parliament enters recess and MPs return to their constituencies over Christmas, and will see Rishi Sunak face his first liaison committee session.
This is to involve him being grilled by the chairmen of a number of different select committees, and so we can expect defence spending, Russia’s ongoing war on Ukraine and the cost-of-living crisis to be raised.
Also likely to be on the agenda is strikes as nurses walk out for the second time in a week today, with ambulance drivers following suit tomorrow. I will be updating you on the latest developments.
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The Daily Telegraph, known online as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally. It was founded by Arthur B. Sleigh in 1855 as Daily Telegraph & Courier.
Russia, or the Russian Federation, is a transcontinental country located in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. It extends from the Baltic Sea in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east, and from the Arctic Ocean in the north to the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea in the south.
Russia spans more than one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area, stretching eleven time zones, and bordering 16 sovereign nations. Moscow is the country’s capital.
The Soviet Union was dissolved in 1991 and since 1993 Russia been governed as a federal semi-presidential republic. Russia is a major great power, with the world’s second-most powerful military, and the fourth-highest military expenditure. As a recognised nuclear-weapon state, the country possesses the world’s largest stockpile of nuclear weapons.
Ukraine is a large country in Eastern Europe known for its Orthodox churches, Black Sea coastline and forested mountains. Its capital, Kiev, features the gold-domed St. Sophia’s Cathedral, with 11th-century mosaics and frescoes. Overlooking the Dnieper River is the Kiev Pechersk Lavra monastery complex, a Christian pilgrimage site housing Scythian tomb relics and catacombs containing mummified Orthodox monks.