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Op-Ed News
The Banality of Evil and the Ivory-Tower Masterminds of the 1953 coup d'etat in Iranfor broaching the idea of specifically undertaking covert action in Iran by the
The Banality of Evil and the Ivory-Tower Masterminds of the 1953 coup d'etat in Iran
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
for broaching the idea of specifically undertaking covert action in Iran by the British government had originated with the British Foreign Office [6] and with A.K.S. Lambton specifically on 15 June 1951 [7]. As Iranian scholar Mohammad Amini has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Former President Nathan was Singapore’s ‘super ambassador to the world’: Tommy Kohall learning on the job. He demanded that the quality of our output should matc
Former President Nathan was Singapore’s ‘super ambassador to the world’: Tommy Koh
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
all learning on the job. He demanded that the quality of our output should match the high standard of the centuries-old British Foreign Office,” said Prof Koh on Friday (Aug 26). To achieve his goal, Mr Nathan recruited bright young officers to... Read more
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The Forward
Israel Sold Arms to Argentina for 1982 Falklands War Against Britain: Secret Fileswere used to bomb British soldiers during the height of the Falklands War in 19
Israel Sold Arms to Argentina for 1982 Falklands War Against Britain: Secret Files
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
were used to bomb British soldiers during the height of the Falklands War in 1982, newly declassified documents from the British Foreign Office show. Among Israel’s military exports to the Argentine military were Skyhawk jets, which killed... Read more
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dna
Love thy neighboursbecause any challenge emerging from the north will threaten the strategic Indo-
Love thy neighbours
dna / Posted 3 days ago
because any challenge emerging from the north will threaten the strategic Indo-Gangetic Plains. Further, in 1919, a British Foreign Office document noted: “Nepal is in a position to exercise powerful influence on India’s internal stability... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Umbria earthquake tourist advice: is it safe to travel? Can I cancel my trip?passage of emergency vehicles. Reach the waiting areas provided by the Civil Pr
Umbria earthquake tourist advice: is it safe to travel? Can I cancel my trip?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
passage of emergency vehicles. Reach the waiting areas provided by the Civil Protection Plan of your Municipality." The British Foreign Office is advising anyone affected to follow the advice of local authorities. It said: “If you are in Italy,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Woman stabbed to death by 'Allahu Akbar' attacker in Australia named locallyfirst person to be attacked and that the incident was at the moment being treat
Woman stabbed to death by 'Allahu Akbar' attacker in Australia named locally
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
first person to be attacked and that the incident was at the moment being treated as a murder case, not a terror attack. A British Foreign Office spokesman said: "We are working with local authorities and providing support to the families of a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Woman stabbed to death, man injured, by 'Allahu Akbar' attacker in Australiafirst person to be attacked and that the incident was at the moment being treat
Woman stabbed to death, man injured, by 'Allahu Akbar' attacker in Australia
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
first person to be attacked and that the incident was at the moment being treated as a murder case, not a terror attack. A British Foreign Office spokesman said: "We are working with local authorities and providing support to the families of a... Read more
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The Age
North Korean diplomat Thae Yong Ho defects, 'sick and tired' of Kim Jong-Un's regimedefection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between Lon
North Korean diplomat Thae Yong Ho defects, 'sick and tired' of Kim Jong-Un's regime
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
defection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between London and Pyongyang. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said, "It's not a story we're commenting on." Thae was known in London for attending political and... Read more
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Canberra Times
North Korean diplomat Thae Yong Ho defects, 'sick and tired' of Kim Jong-Un's regimedefection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between Lon
North Korean diplomat Thae Yong Ho defects, 'sick and tired' of Kim Jong-Un's regime
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
defection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between London and Pyongyang. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said, "It's not a story we're commenting on." Thae was known in London for attending political and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
North Korean diplomat Thae Yong Ho defects, 'sick and tired' of Kim Jong-Un's regimedefection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between Lon
North Korean diplomat Thae Yong Ho defects, 'sick and tired' of Kim Jong-Un's regime
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
defection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between London and Pyongyang. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said, "It's not a story we're commenting on." Thae was known in London for attending political and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity worksaid Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seve
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity work
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
said Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seven sheikhdoms on the Arabian Peninsula. The British Foreign Office acknowledged Friday it was providing him consular assistance, without elaborating. For now, Richards... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Toronto Islands have interesting historyin New Zealand. France has also issued a warning that many American citizens c
Toronto Islands have interesting history
Sarnia Observer / Posted 8 days ago
in New Zealand. France has also issued a warning that many American citizens can legally carry guns with them. And the British Foreign Office is advising gay, lesbian and transgender Britons to proceed carefully if visiting North Carolina or... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Toronto Islands have interesting historyin New Zealand. France has also issued a warning that many American citizens c
Toronto Islands have interesting history
Chatham Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
in New Zealand. France has also issued a warning that many American citizens can legally carry guns with them. And the British Foreign Office is advising gay, lesbian and transgender Britons to proceed carefully if visiting North Carolina or... Read more
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Boston Herald
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity worksaid Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seve
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity work
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
said Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seven sheikhdoms on the Arabian Peninsula. The British Foreign Office acknowledged Friday it was providing him consular assistance, without elaborating. For now, Richards... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
British-Australian man 'detained in Dubai over charity work'Mr Richards travelled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seven
British-Australian man 'detained in Dubai over charity work'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Mr Richards travelled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seven sheikhdoms on the Arabian Peninsula. The British Foreign Office said it is providing him with consular assistance. For now, Mr Richards remains held without a formal... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity worksaid Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seve
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity work
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
said Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seven sheikhdoms on the Arabian Peninsula. The British Foreign Office acknowledged Friday it was providing him consular assistance, without elaborating. For now, Richards... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity worksaid Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seve
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity work
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
said Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seven sheikhdoms on the Arabian Peninsula. The British Foreign Office acknowledged Friday it was providing him consular assistance, without elaborating. For now, Richards... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity worksaid Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seve
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity work
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
said Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seven sheikhdoms on the Arabian Peninsula. The British Foreign Office acknowledged Friday it was providing him consular assistance, without elaborating. For now, Richards... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity worksaid Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seve
British-Australian man detained in Dubai for charity work
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
said Richards traveled on his British passport to the UAE, a federation of seven sheikhdoms on the Arabian Peninsula. The British Foreign Office acknowledged Friday it was providing him consular assistance, without elaborating. For now, Richards... Read more
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Orange County Register
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassydefection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between Lon
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassy
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
defection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between London and Pyongyang. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said, “It’s not a story we’re commenting on.” Thae was known in London for attending political and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Diplomat's defection embarrassing blow to North Koreadefection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between Lon
Diplomat's defection embarrassing blow to North Korea
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
defection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between London and Pyongyang. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said, "It's not a story we're commenting on." Thae was known in London for attending political and... Read more
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WA Today
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassydefection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between Lon
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassy
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
defection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between London and Pyongyang. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said, "It's not a story we're commenting on." Thae was known in London for attending political and... Read more
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Canberra Times
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassydefection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between Lon
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassy
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
defection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between London and Pyongyang. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said, "It's not a story we're commenting on." Thae was known in London for attending political and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassydefection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between Lon
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassy
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
defection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between London and Pyongyang. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said, "It's not a story we're commenting on." Thae was known in London for attending political and... Read more
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The Age
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassydefection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between Lon
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassy
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
defection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between London and Pyongyang. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said, "It's not a story we're commenting on." Thae was known in London for attending political and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassydefection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between Lon
North Korean diplomat defects from London embassy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
defection from London could complicate the delicate diplomatic ties between London and Pyongyang. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said, "It's not a story we're commenting on." Thae was known in London for attending political and... Read more
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Daily Mail
British woman plunges to her death from hotel window in Brazilhave launched an investigation into the cause of death. The British embassy sa
British woman plunges to her death from hotel window in Brazil
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
have launched an investigation into the cause of death. The British embassy said Zoe Louise's family has been informed. A British Foreign Office spokeswoman told MailOnline: 'We are providing support to the family of a British national who has... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Iran arrests dual national on security-related chargesChamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond
Iran arrests dual national on security-related charges
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Chamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The British Foreign Office, Iranian officials in Tehran and Iran's mission to the United Nations also did not immediately... Read more
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Daily Herald
Iran arrests dual national on security-related chargesChamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond
Iran arrests dual national on security-related charges
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Chamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The British Foreign Office, Iranian officials in Tehran and Iran's mission to the United Nations also did not immediately... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Iran arrests dual national on security-related chargesChamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond
Iran arrests dual national on security-related charges
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 11 days ago
Chamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The British Foreign Office, Iranian officials in Tehran and Iran's mission to the United Nations also did not immediately... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Iran arrests dual national on security-related chargesChamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond
Iran arrests dual national on security-related charges
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
Chamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The British Foreign Office, Iranian officials in Tehran and Iran's mission to the United Nations also did not immediately... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Iran arrests dual national on security-related chargesChamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond
Iran arrests dual national on security-related charges
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
Chamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The British Foreign Office, Iranian officials in Tehran and Iran's mission to the United Nations also did not immediately... Read more
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express
British boy missing in France after going swimming near lighthouseSea Rescue dispatched a helicopter, divers and two zodiacs boats to look for th
British boy missing in France after going swimming near lighthouse
express / Posted 11 days ago
Sea Rescue dispatched a helicopter, divers and two zodiacs boats to look for the child on Monday evening but did not find him. The search has resumed this morning according to local reports. The British Foreign Office is aware. More to fol... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Iran arrests dual national on security-related chargesChamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond
Iran arrests dual national on security-related charges
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 days ago
Chamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The British Foreign Office, Iranian officials in Tehran and Iran's mission to the United Nations also did not immediately... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Iran arrests dual national on security-related chargesChamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond
Iran arrests dual national on security-related charges
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
Chamber of Commerce and those organizing the event did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The British Foreign Office, Iranian officials in Tehran and Iran's mission to the United Nations also did not immediately... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Iran arrests dual national on security-related chargeselaborate, saying only that the arrest took place last week. He did not identif
Iran arrests dual national on security-related charges
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
elaborate, saying only that the arrest took place last week. He did not identify the individual's second nationality. The British Foreign Office did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Since Iran's nuclear deal with world powers... Read more
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International Business Times
Thai authorities detain unknown number of political activists after bomb blasts monitor all important places as well as tourist attractions in every province."
Thai authorities detain unknown number of political activists after bomb blasts
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
monitor all important places as well as tourist attractions in every province." Foreign diplomatic missions including the British Foreign Office have issued travel warnings to their citizens who intend visiting Thailand. The blasts are also seen... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Foreign Office puts tourists in 'high alert' after Thailand terror attackshas remained one of the few bright spots, with visitors, including Brits, risin
Foreign Office puts tourists in 'high alert' after Thailand terror attacks
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
has remained one of the few bright spots, with visitors, including Brits, rising to 30 million last year. Read More The British Foreign Office issued warnings urging travellers to use caution and avoid affected areas. Police said four of the... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Brainwashed’ East London Jihadi Bride Killed By Russian Airstrike In Syriasaid in a statement to the channel: “We were expecting this, in a way. But at l
‘Brainwashed’ East London Jihadi Bride Killed By Russian Airstrike In Syria
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
said in a statement to the channel: “We were expecting this, in a way. But at least we know she is in a better place.” The British Foreign Office said it could not confirm the report. Ms. Sultana, 16, along with friends Shamima Begum and Amira... Read more
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Daily Mail
Four dead in seven explosions in Thailand including two in Phuketstand guard more videos Another Twitter user claimed a woman selling salad in
Four dead in seven explosions in Thailand including two in Phuket
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
stand guard more videos Another Twitter user claimed a woman selling salad in the area was killed. A spokesman for the British Foreign Office said: ' We are seeking further information following the incident in Hua Hin, Thailand, and stand... Read more
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International Business Times
Bethnal Green schoolgirl Kadiza Sultana who joined Isis in Raqqa believed killed in airstrike estimated to have returned.Kadiza Sultana fled to the Isis-held city of Raqqa i
Bethnal Green schoolgirl Kadiza Sultana who joined Isis in Raqqa believed killed in airstrike
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
estimated to have returned.Kadiza Sultana fled to the Isis-held city of Raqqa in Syria.Met Police The Guardian said the British Foreign Office said it could not confirm reports of her death. "The UK has advised for some time against all travel... Read more
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Daily Mail
At least 12 injured in Thailand after bombingwithin around 30 minutes of each other and the pots were said to have been arou
At least 12 injured in Thailand after bombing
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
within around 30 minutes of each other and the pots were said to have been around 55 yards apart. A spokesman for the British Foreign Office said: ' We are seeking further information following the incident in Hua Hin, Thailand, and stand... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
the names in Juncker’s little black book of enemiesprivate secretaries to an earlier European president, Jacques Delors (“clammy h
the names in Juncker’s little black book of enemies
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
private secretaries to an earlier European president, Jacques Delors (“clammy handshake”), and a junior official from the British Foreign Office, named only as Wilkinson (“vulgar briefcase”). The Knokke football team also earned Mr Juncker’s... Read more
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Daily Star
'Don't take orange cocaine' Brits put lives at risk as taxi drivers deliver to favelastayed awake "for four days" after. GETTYOPENING: The hotly awaited opening ce
'Don't take orange cocaine' Brits put lives at risk as taxi drivers deliver to favela
Daily Star / Posted 21 days ago
stayed awake "for four days" after. GETTYOPENING: The hotly awaited opening ceremony will include supermodel Giselle The British Foreign Office advise all Brits visiting the Games to stay away front the favelas. It advised: "Davelas are... Read more
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Daily Star
'Who is daft enough?' Warzone tours: Why are Brits risking their lives for a holiday?massive risk of death makes finding insurance a tad difficult. Hinterland's ma
'Who is daft enough?' Warzone tours: Why are Brits risking their lives for a holiday?
Daily Star / Posted 23 days ago
massive risk of death makes finding insurance a tad difficult. Hinterland's managing director Geoff Hann writes: "The British Foreign Office strongly advises that in their view Afghanistan is not safe for travellers and that British citizens... Read more
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express
Britons ambushed by gunmen who shoot seven on tourist busall travel in Afghanistan. GETTYWestern embassies typically warn their citizen
Britons ambushed by gunmen who shoot seven on tourist bus
express / Posted 23 days ago
all travel in Afghanistan. GETTYWestern embassies typically warn their citizens against all travel in Afghanistan The British Foreign Office advises against either all or all but essential travel to different parts of the country. It warns... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Simon Calder: Simple steps for safetypassport will usually suffice. Finally, be careful where you take photos. The
Simon Calder: Simple steps for safety
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
passport will usually suffice. Finally, be careful where you take photos. The new United Arab Emirates bulletin from the British Foreign Office warns: "Hobbies that involve cameras and binoculars, such as birdwatching and plane-spotting, may be... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Councils dispute ownership of diaries belonging to leading Rising figure Roger Casementa remarkable figure, in addition to his involvement in the struggle for Irish f
Councils dispute ownership of diaries belonging to leading Rising figure Roger Casement
Irish Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
a remarkable figure, in addition to his involvement in the struggle for Irish freedom, he had a distinguished career in the British Foreign Office, where he highlighted human rights abuses across the world, most famously in the Congo. “Given he was... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Pakistani police 'botched probe into alleged honour killing of British woman' by focusing on her marital statushis colleagues, as well as the doctors and medics who carried out the autopsy.
Pakistani police 'botched probe into alleged honour killing of British woman' by focusing on her marital status
Daily Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
his colleagues, as well as the doctors and medics who carried out the autopsy. Copies of Shahid’s purported divorce and second marriage certificates have been seen by The Telegraph, and have been sent to the British Foreign Office for verifica... Read more
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Times of Malta
Maltese tourists undeterred by terrorist threatpublished a map of terror threats for holidaymakers planning their summer getaw
Maltese tourists undeterred by terrorist threat
Times of Malta / Posted 27 days ago
published a map of terror threats for holidaymakers planning their summer getaways. The map, based on travel advice by the British Foreign Office, lists Malta among the areas of least concern in terms of terrorism. Meanwhile, the UK, France,... Read more
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