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Hampshire Chronicle
Firefighter Chris Roper, from Winchester Fire Station, in Tajikistan on training missionand Wales on the trip which will last from September 18 to 29. Khorog is one o
Firefighter Chris Roper, from Winchester Fire Station, in Tajikistan on training mission
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and Wales on the trip which will last from September 18 to 29. Khorog is one of the poorest areas of Tajikistan and the British Foreign Office warns tourists of civil unrest, sporadic violent clashes and a threat of terrorism. The mountainous... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Government taskforce says Sharm el-Sheikh travel ban could help radicalisationthe target. British Airways said it had cancelled flights indefinitely. The Eg
Government taskforce says Sharm el-Sheikh travel ban could help radicalisation
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
the target. British Airways said it had cancelled flights indefinitely. The Egyptian government has been keen for the British Foreign Office to lift its restrictions, stating that the region’s tourism industry has been decimated by the absence... Read more
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Daily Mail
Holiday rep held for weeks in Turkey after he swam there from Greeceworks as a salesman, landed at Heathrow he was questioned by Special Branch off
Holiday rep held for weeks in Turkey after he swam there from Greece
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
works as a salesman, landed at Heathrow he was questioned by Special Branch officers for an hour. A spokeswoman for the British Foreign Office said: 'We provided consular assistance to a British man and his family following his detention in... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
British embassy in Turkey closes for security reasonsin Ankara closed for security reasons The British Embassy in Turkey will be cl
British embassy in Turkey closes for security reasons
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 days ago
in Ankara closed for security reasons The British Embassy in Turkey will be closed on Friday for security reasons, the British Foreign Office (FCO) announced. A statement by the FCO did not specify what the security threat was, however, the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Obama joins other world leaders to create new ocean sanctuariesdesigned to respect the fishing industry's role in the region's economy and his
Obama joins other world leaders to create new ocean sanctuaries
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
designed to respect the fishing industry's role in the region's economy and history. Britain's announcement was made by British Foreign Office minister Alan Duncan, who said fully protected marine reserves are to be set up around the Pitcairn... Read more
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Daily Star
Bali boat blast: Two dead and 13 injured after ferry with Brits onboard explodesthe explosion Australian, Korean, British, French, and German citizens were on
Bali boat blast: Two dead and 13 injured after ferry with Brits onboard explodes
Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
the explosion Australian, Korean, British, French, and German citizens were onboard the boat, according to media. The British Foreign Office said they were providing consular help to British nationals off the coast of Bali. A spokeswoman... Read more
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express
Two dead after ferry carrying British tourists explodes in Bali, IndonesiaAustralian, Korean, French, and German citizens were onboard the Gili Cat 2 fas
Two dead after ferry carrying British tourists explodes in Bali, Indonesia
express / Posted 9 days ago
Australian, Korean, French, and German citizens were onboard the Gili Cat 2 fast boat at the time of the incident. The British Foreign Office said they were providing consular help to British nationals off the coast of Bali. A Bali police... Read more
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asianage
Syrian truce deal: A beginning of peace?on the same side as Moscow. Under the plan put forward by the High Negotiating
Syrian truce deal: A beginning of peace?
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
on the same side as Moscow. Under the plan put forward by the High Negotiating Committee, meeting under the aegis of the British foreign office, a six-month negotiating period has been offered. It would govern the country for 18 months and... Read more
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asianage
Syrian truce deal A beginning of peace?on the same side as Moscow. Under the plan put forward by the High Negotiating
Syrian truce deal A beginning of peace?
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
on the same side as Moscow. Under the plan put forward by the High Negotiating Committee, meeting under the aegis of the British foreign office, a six-month negotiating period has been offered. It would govern the country for 18 months and... Read more
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FOX News
British-Iranian woman jailed for 5 years In Iranstill view Britain with deep suspicion over its role with the United States in
British-Iranian woman jailed for 5 years In Iran
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
still view Britain with deep suspicion over its role with the United States in the 1953 coup that installed the shah. The British Foreign Office did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The prisoner swap in January between Iran and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
British-Iranian woman sentenced to 5 years in Iran prisonstill view Britain with deep suspicion over its role with the United States in
British-Iranian woman sentenced to 5 years in Iran prison
Brandon Sun / Posted 15 days ago
still view Britain with deep suspicion over its role with the United States in the 1953 coup that installed the shah. The British Foreign Office did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The prisoner swap in January between Iran and... Read more
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iol.co.za
When will flight ban to Sharm el Sheikh be lifted?Answer: Sharm el Sheikh has been the target of terrorist attacks, and the Briti
When will flight ban to Sharm el Sheikh be lifted?
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
Answer: Sharm el Sheikh has been the target of terrorist attacks, and the British Foreign Office (FCO) warns: “There is a high threat from terrorism in Egypt. Terrorists continue to plan and conduct attacks. Further attacks are likely. Most terrorist... Read more
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Op-Ed News
U.S. Denies Entry to former British Ambassador Craig Murraysadistic methods of torture by Uzbek authorities. He protested strongly to Lond
U.S. Denies Entry to former British Ambassador Craig Murray
Op-Ed News / Posted 18 days ago
sadistic methods of torture by Uzbek authorities. He protested strongly to London, to no avail. He was forced out of the British Foreign Office, but has no regrets. There are more important things than career"Mr. Murray's light has pierced a... Read more
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New Kerala
Britain appoints first ambassador to Iran since 2011 - newkerala.com #114635to Iran for the first time since 2011, in a further sign of warming bilateral r
Britain appoints first ambassador to Iran since 2011 - newkerala.com #114635
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
to Iran for the first time since 2011, in a further sign of warming bilateral relations between the two countries. A British Foreign Office statement said Nicholas Hopton, previously British Charge d'affaires in Tehran, has been upgraded to... Read more
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Times of Malta
Declassified documents bring 'Mintoffian' into diplomatic lexiconleader of the Labour Party, Mr Bossano’s breakthrough in his country’s general
Declassified documents bring 'Mintoffian' into diplomatic lexicon
Times of Malta / Posted 20 days ago
leader of the Labour Party, Mr Bossano’s breakthrough in his country’s general elections seemed to have caused unease in British Foreign Office circles. Mr Bossano, who founded the Gibraltar Socialist Labour Party and went on to become Chief... Read more
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Maneater
Two projects approved for Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities Scholars program1808-1900.” “The objective is to map the suppression of the African slave trad
Two projects approved for Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities Scholars program
Maneater / Posted 22 days ago
1808-1900.” “The objective is to map the suppression of the African slave trade by tracing the correspondence between the British foreign office and its commissioners, ministers, and representatives abroad, naval officers and so on,” Domingues... Read more
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iol.co.za
Is it safe to travel to Marrakech?the Jardin Majorelle - developed by the fashion designer Yves Saint-Laurent - w
Is it safe to travel to Marrakech?
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
the Jardin Majorelle - developed by the fashion designer Yves Saint-Laurent - will be blossoming. In terms of danger, the British Foreign Office says “there is a high threat from terrorism in Morocco” and reminds prospective visitors that, five... Read more
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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 29 days ago
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 29 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 30 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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