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AllAfrica.com
'No Significant Improvement in Human Rights' - UK Govt. ReportLondon — The Human Rights Priority Country report on Sudan taken from the UK Fo
'No Significant Improvement in Human Rights' - UK Govt. Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
London — The Human Rights Priority Country report on Sudan taken from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2015 Human Rights and Democracy Report laments that "overall there was no significant improvement in the human rights situation in Sudan... Read more
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Daily News
Black July: Canada, U.K. renew calls for reconciliationadopted by the United Nations Human Rights Council, the statement read. Report
Black July: Canada, U.K. renew calls for reconciliation
Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
adopted by the United Nations Human Rights Council, the statement read. Reports of harassment by troops: U.K. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the U.K. government, in its bi-annual report on human rights covering the first half of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
New British junior minister Alok Sharma leaves for talks in Delhiminister Alok Sharma leaves for talks in Delhi LONDON: Alok Sharma, Britain’s
New British junior minister Alok Sharma leaves for talks in Delhi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 hours ago
minister Alok Sharma leaves for talks in Delhi LONDON: Alok Sharma, Britain’s newly-appointed junior minister in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office responsible for Asia and the Pacific, left for New Delhi on Sunday for talks with Indian... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
New UK minister Alok Sharma leaves for talks in New DelhiAlok Sharma, Britain’s newly-appointed junior minister in the Foreign and Commo
New UK minister Alok Sharma leaves for talks in New Delhi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Alok Sharma, Britain’s newly-appointed junior minister in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office responsible for Asia and the Pacific, left for New Delhi on Sunday for talks with Indian ministers and representatives of trade and industry. Sharma said... Read more
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The Hindu
Fulfil commitments on human rights, Canada, U.K. tell Sri Lankathe October 2015 resolution adopted by the United Nations Human Rights Council.
Fulfil commitments on human rights, Canada, U.K. tell Sri Lanka
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
the October 2015 resolution adopted by the United Nations Human Rights Council. Reports of harassment by troops: U.K. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the U.K. government, in its bi-annual report on human rights covering the first half of... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Alok Sharma appointed Minister for Asia and the PacificMinister for Asia and the Pacific Alok Sharma, MP for Reading West, has been ap
Alok Sharma appointed Minister for Asia and the Pacific
Sunday Observer / Posted yesterday
Minister for Asia and the Pacific Alok Sharma, MP for Reading West, has been appointed Under Secretary of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office with responsibility for Asia and the Pacific. In a statement he said that he was honoured to... Read more
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SKY News
Cheltenham Pupils Injured In France Crashand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Cheltenham Pupils Injured In France Crash
SKY News / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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walesonline
Bus from Wales crashes in France injuring 15 peoplehappened in Lons-le-Saunier, a commune and capital of the Jura department in ea
Bus from Wales crashes in France injuring 15 people
walesonline / Posted yesterday
happened in Lons-le-Saunier, a commune and capital of the Jura department in eastern France, close to the Swiss border A Foreign and Commonwealth Office spokeswoman said they were liaising with contacts in France and will have more details... Read more
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Harrow Times
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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This is West Country
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Gazette News
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Bolton News
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Streatham Guardian / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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Bury Times
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
110 related stories
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Gazette
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
Gazette / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
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guardian-series
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in Franceand staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liais
Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
and staff were with police. It said: "We are currently in the process of liaising with the Global Response Centre (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and the trip organiser, with regard to how and when students will be returning to the... Read more
110 related stories
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walesonline
Bus from Wales crashes in France injuring 15 peoplehappened in Lons-le-Saunier, a commune and capital of the Jura department in ea
Bus from Wales crashes in France injuring 15 people
walesonline / Posted yesterday
happened in Lons-le-Saunier, a commune and capital of the Jura department in eastern France, close to the Swiss border A Foreign and Commonwealth Office spokeswoman said they were liaising with contacts in France and will have more details... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Lindsay Sandiford celebrates her 60th birthday behind bars - as execution loomsMore But he made it clear he will take a tough stance against drug smugglers.
Lindsay Sandiford celebrates her 60th birthday behind bars - as execution looms
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
More But he made it clear he will take a tough stance against drug smugglers. Sandiford has complained that the Foreign and Commonwealth Office has not helped her battle, although the office denies this saying they had offered consular... Read more
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metro
Coach carrying British teens overturns on French motorwaynow taken the injured passengers to the hospital. French police say no other v
Coach carrying British teens overturns on French motorway
metro / Posted 2 days ago
now taken the injured passengers to the hospital. French police say no other vehicles were involved. A spokesman for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office told Metro.co.uk: ‘We are providing support to a group of British nationals following a coach... Read more
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walesonline
Bus carrying teenagers from Wales crashes in Francehappened in Lons-le-Saunier, a commune and capital of the Jura department in ea
Bus carrying teenagers from Wales crashes in France
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
happened in Lons-le-Saunier, a commune and capital of the Jura department in eastern France, close to the Swiss border A Foreign and Commonwealth Office spokeswoman said they were liaising with contacts in France and will have more details... Read more
110 related stories
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Daily Telegraph
Thirteen teenagers from Wales injured after bus crash in Francewere 48 people on board, most of them teenagers aged 14 to 17. Two helicopters
Thirteen teenagers from Wales injured after bus crash in France
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
were 48 people on board, most of them teenagers aged 14 to 17. Two helicopters were dispatched to the site after the bus landed on its side in a ditch. A Foreign and Commonwealth Office spokeswoman said they were liaising with contacts in F... Read more
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International Business Times
France: 13 Welsh students injured after coach crashes into a ditch to Italy, but crashed into a ditch on the motorway at Lons-le-Saunier, close to
France: 13 Welsh students injured after coach crashes into a ditch
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
to Italy, but crashed into a ditch on the motorway at Lons-le-Saunier, close to the the Swiss border. A spokesman for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) confirmed that it is working with French authorities. "We are providing support to a... Read more
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metro
Is it safe to travel to Turkey? Foreign Office warns of further atto Turkey remains ‘high risk’ after a failed military coup last week resulted i
Is it safe to travel to Turkey? Foreign Office warns of further at
metro / Posted 3 days ago
to Turkey remains ‘high risk’ after a failed military coup last week resulted in the deaths of more than 260 citizens. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office advises Britons against all travel ‘within 10km of the border with Syria and to the city of... Read more
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express
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
express / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Pendle Today
MP will be Boris’s ‘eyes and ears’of course remain my top priority, but I am looking forward to working closely w
MP will be Boris’s ‘eyes and ears’
Pendle Today / Posted 4 days ago
of course remain my top priority, but I am looking forward to working closely with Boris and the incredible team at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. “This is an unpaid role and does not mean that I will be travelling the globe, rather that... Read more
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guardian-series
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Harrow Times
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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This is West Country
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Gazette News
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Bolton News
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Saudi official with diplomatic immunity 'brought slave to Britain', MPs toldTrafficking into the UK for purposes of exploitation, specifically domestic ser
Saudi official with diplomatic immunity 'brought slave to Britain', MPs told
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Trafficking into the UK for purposes of exploitation, specifically domestic servitude". The Mirror has contacted the Foreign and Commonwealth office to clarify whether any charges were brought against the diplomat, and whether they were asked... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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Northern Echo
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offencesallegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kin
Embassy staff with diplomatic immunity accused of porn and trafficking offences
Northern Echo / Posted 4 days ago
allegedly committed by people entitled to diplomatic immunity in the United Kingdom were drawn to the attention of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office by Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection of the Metropolitan Police, or other law... Read more
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