11:00am to 12:00pm Tuesday 21 March
Main Committee Room
Canberra ACT 2600Australia
20 years ago powerful forces campaigned to invade Iraq and today those same forces are lining up behind a new push for war. Whistle-blowers are under increasing attack for exposing the lies of governments. Now more than ever we need to defend the truth and resist the march to war.
Co-hosted by Bridget Archer MP, Andrew Wilkie MP, Senator David Shoebridge, Helen Haines MP.
Independent Iraqi Australian journalist Abeer Abdulazeez
Former Reuters Baghdad bureau chief Dean Yates, whose Iraqi colleagues were killed in an attack by a US Apache helicopter, captured in the Collateral Murder video which was leaked by whistleblower Chelsea Manning.