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The News & Observer
HB2 and the sounds of gerrymanderingBill 2 continues to push North Carolina into the spotlight. We recently made t
HB2 and the sounds of gerrymandering
The News & Observer / Posted 13 hours ago
Bill 2 continues to push North Carolina into the spotlight. We recently made the news in the United Kingdom because the British Foreign Office issued a warning to LGBTQ citizens about travel to North Carolina. President Barack Obama, in London,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Tunisia's security first approachbelieves that it has taken the necessary measures to protect tourists from harm
Tunisia's security first approach
Aljazeera / Posted 19 hours ago
believes that it has taken the necessary measures to protect tourists from harm.'Further attacks remain likely' However British Foreign Office Travel advice continues to warn its nationals against all but essential travel to the... Read more
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The Telegraph
India asks Britain to deport Mallyaare involved, an extradition request made in the usual manner may be the most t
India asks Britain to deport Mallya
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
are involved, an extradition request made in the usual manner may be the most timely and appropriate step," the British foreign office wrote to Kaur in a letter dated September 23, 2013, which too was made public last year. That... Read more
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Daily Mail
More than 50 arrested protesting new North Carolina lawlaws in North Carolina and Mississippi were 'wrong' as he sought to assure gay
More than 50 arrested protesting new North Carolina law
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
laws in North Carolina and Mississippi were 'wrong' as he sought to assure gay Britons those states were safe. The British Foreign Office had issued a travel warning to LGBT travelers to avoid those states if visiting America. 'The people... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Pettus: Political correctness is relativeanother one: Passing a bill that makes discrimination legal, based on “religiou
Pettus: Political correctness is relative
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
another one: Passing a bill that makes discrimination legal, based on “religious” beliefs. A law that inspired the British Foreign Office into sending out a travel warning about us, as it has with North Carolina (motto: “Preserving Our... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Egypt investigates Reuters journalist over report on Regeni murderthe interior but for the Egyptian state with three countries that they’re keen
Egypt investigates Reuters journalist over report on Regeni murder
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
the interior but for the Egyptian state with three countries that they’re keen to maintain good relations with,” he said. British Foreign Office spokespeople declined to comment on the possibility of legal action against Reuters. “We are very... Read more
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Irish Central
Irish anti-ISIS fighter who was arrested in Iraq is freedKurdish group that is attempting to resist the advances of ISIS. Efforts to se
Irish anti-ISIS fighter who was arrested in Iraq is freed
Irish Central / Posted 5 days ago
Kurdish group that is attempting to resist the advances of ISIS. Efforts to secure the release of the men were led by the British Foreign Office. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London were not able to confirm to the Irish Times if the two... Read more
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The News & Observer
HB2 protests, rallies expected on NC General Assembly opening dayCarolina,” the state lawmaker said before Sgro, a gay married man, took the oat
HB2 protests, rallies expected on NC General Assembly opening day
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Carolina,” the state lawmaker said before Sgro, a gay married man, took the oath of office in a state that prompted the British Foreign Office to issue a travel advisory to its LGBT citizens about the potential for difficulties because of... Read more
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Irish Central
Easter Rising leader executed in 1916: Roger Casementinhabitants of the Dark Continent. He eventually went to work for the British C
Easter Rising leader executed in 1916: Roger Casement
Irish Central / Posted 7 days ago
inhabitants of the Dark Continent. He eventually went to work for the British Colonial Service before transferring to the British Foreign Office in 1901. While in the consular service he witnessed many atrocities connected with the rubber trade... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Barack Obama warns of Brexit trade riskfavour of continued UK membership of the 28-nation bloc after the June 23 refer
Barack Obama warns of Brexit trade risk
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
favour of continued UK membership of the 28-nation bloc after the June 23 referendum. At a joint press conference in the British Foreign Office, Mr Cameron insisted that the special relationship between the UK and US was not “constrained” by... Read more
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CNN
Pakistani elder: I'm on the U.S. 'Kill List'which runs drone operations in Pakistan, to ask about Jalal's case. The CIA sa
Pakistani elder: I'm on the U.S. 'Kill List'
CNN / Posted 8 days ago
which runs drone operations in Pakistan, to ask about Jalal's case. The CIA said it does not comment on such matters. The British Foreign Office said the same. It seems unlikely that Jalal is on a list of targeted terrorists if he was able to get... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawsobjections to the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. R
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
objections to the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. Responding to a travel advisory issued by the British Foreign Office warning about gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Britons about travel to the states, Obama... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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USA Today
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawsobjections to the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. R
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
objections to the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. Responding to a travel advisory issued by the British Foreign Office warning about gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Britons about travel to the states, Obama... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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First Coast News
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
First Coast News / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
KTVB Boise / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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Breitbart
Obama: Mississippi, North Carolina Laws Are Wrong, Should Be OverturnedFriday in London during a joint press conference with Prime Minister Cameron, P
Obama: Mississippi, North Carolina Laws Are Wrong, Should Be Overturned
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
Friday in London during a joint press conference with Prime Minister Cameron, President Barack Obama addressed the British Foreign Office releasing a travel advisory warning to LGBT travelers to be aware of laws in North Carolina and Mississippi... Read more
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The Washington Times
LGBT laws in N.C., Mississippi should be overturnedBritish people not to be afraid of visiting the two southern states, saying the
LGBT laws in N.C., Mississippi should be overturned
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
British people not to be afraid of visiting the two southern states, saying they would find “hospitable people” there. The British foreign office has issued a travel advisory warning its citizens about potential problems for gay or transgender... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT lawshimself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina an
Obama reassures British tourists over LGBT laws
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 8 days ago
himself trying to reassure British tourists planning to visit North Carolina and Mississippi Friday, in response to the British Foreign Office issuing an advisory warning of the southern states' recently passed laws limiting gay rights. In a... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Britain Warns LGBT Travelers About Visiting North Carolina, MississippiThe British Foreign Office said such travelers "may be affected by legislation
Britain Warns LGBT Travelers About Visiting North Carolina, Mississippi
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
The British Foreign Office said such travelers "may be affected by legislation passed recently" in the two states. The controversial anti-LGBT legislation recently passed in North Carolina and Mississippi could have an impact beyond U.S. borders,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Britain warns LGBT people against U.S. travelThe British Foreign Office is advising travelers on two controversial laws rece
Britain warns LGBT people against U.S. travel
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
The British Foreign Office is advising travelers on two controversial laws recently passed by the two U.S. states.Video provided by Newsy Newslook The British government warned gay people about traveling to parts of the United States after two... Read more
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iol.co.za
US LGBT laws: UK issues travel advisoryLondon - The British Foreign Office has issued new travel advice for the LGBT (
US LGBT laws: UK issues travel advisory
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
London - The British Foreign Office has issued new travel advice for the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community, following the introduction of anti-LGBT laws in the US. Previously, the Foreign Office only had general advice for LGBT... Read more
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Breitbart
British Govt Issues Human Rights Warning For LGBT Travellers To North Carolina, Mississippigo to a Hillary Clinton-supporting lobby group, campaigning against the laws, f
British Govt Issues Human Rights Warning For LGBT Travellers To North Carolina, Mississippi
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
go to a Hillary Clinton-supporting lobby group, campaigning against the laws, for more information. Published today by the British Foreign Office, the guidelines imply “LGBT travellers” may have their “human rights” violated in states like North... Read more
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The Washington Times
U.K. warns about LGBT travel to North Carolina, MississippiIn response to laws gay-rights groups say are discriminatory, the British Forei
U.K. warns about LGBT travel to North Carolina, Mississippi
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
In response to laws gay-rights groups say are discriminatory, the British Foreign Office on Tuesday issued a travel advisory for gay tourists visiting North Carolina and Mississippi. “The US is an extremely diverse society and attitudes toward LGBT... Read more
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CNN
Giulio Regeni killing snares Egypt familywaste time," Pier Ferdinando Casini, the chair of the Italian Senate's foreign
Giulio Regeni killing snares Egypt family
CNN / Posted 10 days ago
waste time," Pier Ferdinando Casini, the chair of the Italian Senate's foreign affairs committee, said last month. And the British Foreign Office also called for a "full and transparent investigation" into Regeni's death, saying it had raised the... Read more
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The News & Observer
United Kingdom issues travel advisory for LGBT citizens visiting NCof the so-called "bathroom bill." Ali Rizvi and Nicole L. Cvetnic / McClatchy
United Kingdom issues travel advisory for LGBT citizens visiting NC
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
of the so-called "bathroom bill." Ali Rizvi and Nicole L. Cvetnic / McClatchy In the wake of House Bill 2’s passage, the British Foreign Office has issued a travel advisory to warn its LGBT citizens of the new laws in North Carolina and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Missing British hiker found dead in Peruassisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and
Missing British hiker found dead in Peru
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
assisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and helicopter in an attempt to find him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andesassisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andes
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
assisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and helicopter in an attempt to find him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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Bolton News
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andesassisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andes
Bolton News / Posted 11 days ago
assisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and helicopter in an attempt to find him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andesassisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andes
Croydon Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
assisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and helicopter in an attempt to find him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andesassisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andes
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
assisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and helicopter in an attempt to find him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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Oxford Mail
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andesassisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andes
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
assisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and helicopter in an attempt to find him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andesassisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
assisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and helicopter in an attempt to find him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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Northern Echo
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andesassisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andes
Northern Echo / Posted 11 days ago
assisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and helicopter in an attempt to find him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andesassisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and
British hiker found dead after going missing in Peruvian Andes
Kingston Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
assisted by the Lucie Blackman Trust, launched a search of the area by land and helicopter in an attempt to find him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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Daily Star
British hiker found dead in Peruby land and helicopter in a bid to find him. Loved ones managed to raise almos
British hiker found dead in Peru
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
by land and helicopter in a bid to find him. Loved ones managed to raise almost £31,000 in an attempt to trace him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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express
British hiker Harry Greaves found dead after going missing Peruvian Andesand family of the former furniture maker raised nearly £21,000 on a crowdfundin
British hiker Harry Greaves found dead after going missing Peruvian Andes
express / Posted 11 days ago
and family of the former furniture maker raised nearly £21,000 on a crowdfunding page to search for him. The British Foreign Office confirmed the death and said: "Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and our Embassy... Read more
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