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express
William Hague warns Britain will be ‘overwhelmed’ by migrants if we ignore Middle East BRITAIN faces being “overwhelmed” by a new migrant surge if the West shies aw
William Hague warns Britain will be ‘overwhelmed’ by migrants if we ignore Middle East
express / Posted 2 days ago
BRITAIN faces being “overwhelmed” by a new migrant surge if the West shies away from more military intervention in Africa and the Middle East, William Hague... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bitter Memories of Slavery As America Reckons With Its Pastvictims of Kenya, who suffered greatly under British rule, buckled under pressu
Bitter Memories of Slavery As America Reckons With Its Past
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
victims of Kenya, who suffered greatly under British rule, buckled under pressure and they compensated them with £19.9m. William Hague, the Foreign Secretary at the time, signaled in a House of Commons debate that the decision could not compel... Read more
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heraldscotland
The Midge AM: Oops - the do's and don'ts of election campaign posters1979 2. New Labour, New Danger, Blair demon eyes, 1997 3. All the Way with LB
The Midge AM: Oops - the do's and don'ts of election campaign posters
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
1979 2. New Labour, New Danger, Blair demon eyes, 1997 3. All the Way with LBJ, 1964 4. Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid, William Hague blended with Margaret Thatcher, 2001 5. Labour’s tax bombshell, 1992 6. Life’s Better with the Conservatives,... Read more
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heraldscotland
The Midge PM: Whose doctors' strike is it anyway? Plus the rest of the day's politics1979 2. New Labour, New Danger, Blair demon eyes, 1997 3. All the Way with LB
The Midge PM: Whose doctors' strike is it anyway? Plus the rest of the day's politics
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
1979 2. New Labour, New Danger, Blair demon eyes, 1997 3. All the Way with LBJ, 1964 4. Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid, William Hague blended with Margaret Thatcher, 2001 5. Labour’s tax bombshell, 1992 6. Life’s Better with the Conservatives,... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Angelina Jolie Is Scary Skinny During Latest Outing, Experts Say She Weighed Only 79 Lbs.frighteningly thin during her latest outing in London. The "Wanted" actress gra
Angelina Jolie Is Scary Skinny During Latest Outing, Experts Say She Weighed Only 79 Lbs.
AceShowbiz / Posted 3 days ago
frighteningly thin during her latest outing in London. The "Wanted" actress grabbed a dinned with Conservative politician William Hague on Monday evening, April 25 at celebrity favourite Quaglino's in Mayfair. Angelina's hair was tied in... Read more
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Evening Standard
Having a bad day? Spare a thought for world’s poor, urges Frostrupthe Children is zooming in on these people who really desperately need help.”
Having a bad day? Spare a thought for world’s poor, urges Frostrup
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
the Children is zooming in on these people who really desperately need help.” She also praised the war rape summit held by William Hague and Angelina Jolie in 2014, which the Evening Standard supported. She said: “Everything you can do to draw... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
Croydon Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
Kingston Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
Streatham Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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guardian-series
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
guardian-series / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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Harrow Times
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
Harrow Times / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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This is West Country
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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Bolton News
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle Easta wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Afri
Hague migration warning over lack of intervention in Africa and Middle East
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 days ago
a wave of migration if Britain and its European neighbours fail to support Africa and the Middle East through intervention, William Hague has warned. The former foreign secretary said a surge in population in the region, alongside poor governance,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Oops - the do's and don'ts of election campaign posters1979 2. New Labour, New Danger, Blair demon eyes, 1997 3. All the Way with LB
Oops - the do's and don'ts of election campaign posters
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
1979 2. New Labour, New Danger, Blair demon eyes, 1997 3. All the Way with LBJ, 1964 4. Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid, William Hague blended with Margaret Thatcher, 2001 5. Labour’s tax bombshell, 1992 6. Life’s Better with the Conservatives,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Angelina Jolie wraps up in chic grey ensemble as she dines in LondonAngelina Jolie covers her slender figure in chic grey ensemble as she dines wit
Angelina Jolie wraps up in chic grey ensemble as she dines in London
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Angelina Jolie covers her slender figure in chic grey ensemble as she dines with politician William Hague in London… as husband Brad Pitt films war film Allied The entire Jolie-Pitt family has been making regular visits to London while Brad Pitt... Read more
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express
The best yet? Queen and Prince George get the face-swap treatment in comical pictureand another said he resembles evil toy “Chucky” in the picture. Another alarme
The best yet? Queen and Prince George get the face-swap treatment in comical picture
express / Posted 8 days ago
and another said he resembles evil toy “Chucky” in the picture. Another alarmed user said: “My god, they both look like William Hague.” Tweeting after she had shared the picture, Jenny said: “I can’t stop laughing at Demon Prince George.” She... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
God forgive us: Queen and Prince George face swappedwhile Mariusz Ciesla likened him to Pulp Fiction actor Steve Buscemi. One Twit
God forgive us: Queen and Prince George face swapped
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
while Mariusz Ciesla likened him to Pulp Fiction actor Steve Buscemi. One Twitter user said: 'My god, they both look like William Hague,' while another wrote: 'aaargh scrubbing my eyeballs,' while another said: 'It's Nigel Farage.' Related... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Someone 'face-swapped' the Queen and Prince George - it works far too wellpeople drew similarities between Prince George and Steve Buscemi, David Bowie a
Someone 'face-swapped' the Queen and Prince George - it works far too well
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
people drew similarities between Prince George and Steve Buscemi, David Bowie and while others claimed "they both look like William Hague." It's probably about time we all stopped using FaceSwap, as the photos are never exactly anything other than... Read more
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Powys County Times
Hague backs Russell to retain seatof the house of commons has backed Mont-gomeryshire’s AM to retain his seat in
Hague backs Russell to retain seat
Powys County Times / Posted 9 days ago
of the house of commons has backed Mont-gomeryshire’s AM to retain his seat in the upcoming Welsh Assembly Elections. Lord William Hague launched Russell George’s election campaign at the Elephant and Castle on Friday evening, appearing as a guest... Read more
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express
Barack Obama had every right to stick oar into Brexit debate, says pro-EU William Hague FORMER Foreign Secretary William Hague has waded into a row between Barack Ob
Barack Obama had every right to stick oar into Brexit debate, says pro-EU William Hague
express / Posted 10 days ago
FORMER Foreign Secretary William Hague has waded into a row between Barack Obama and Brexit campaigners, saying the American President is within his rights to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Of course Jeremy Corbyn is the real tax-dodger, that's why he paid more than he owedwhere they put their £10m, we risk putting decent tax avoiders off from offerin
Of course Jeremy Corbyn is the real tax-dodger, that's why he paid more than he owed
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
where they put their £10m, we risk putting decent tax avoiders off from offering their services to the state. For example, William Hague said if Winston Churchill had to be open about his accounts, he wouldn’t have stayed in politics. That’s... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Nelson's Column: David Cameron and John Whittingdale cannot keep a secretinto the dark corners of private matters means fewer candidates willing to stan
Nelson's Column: David Cameron and John Whittingdale cannot keep a secret
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
into the dark corners of private matters means fewer candidates willing to stand for high office. Former Tory leader William Hague, one of our more thoughtful politicians, concedes greater transparency is inevitable in the digital age. All... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The telling sincerity of Jeremy Corbyn's EU conversionof his stewardship of Britain's economic interests. And having spent much of hi
The telling sincerity of Jeremy Corbyn's EU conversion
Namibia Economist / Posted 15 days ago
of his stewardship of Britain's economic interests. And having spent much of his career in Westminster bashing Brussels, William Hague attracted Eurosceptic accusations that he had "gone native" during his four years at the (institutionally... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Our East Midlands MEPs and why the joined the European Parliament"I was driving in my car when I heard a short piece on the radio about a group
Our East Midlands MEPs and why the joined the European Parliament
Nottingham Post / Posted 16 days ago
"I was driving in my car when I heard a short piece on the radio about a group of Conservative MPs coming back to encourage William Hague to be more positive about the Euro. "I almost crashed into a tree! When I got control of my vehicle again, I... Read more
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walesonline
UK Government urged to 'do the right thing' and scrap Severn tollsfinger out and deliver the investment and improvements to the M4 corridor”. Mr
UK Government urged to 'do the right thing' and scrap Severn tolls
walesonline / Posted 16 days ago
finger out and deliver the investment and improvements to the M4 corridor”. Mr Cairns said: “It is hard to believe that [William Hague] was Secretary of State for Wales when a commitment to that was first made, only for it to be cancelled twice... Read more
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express
Who is John Whittingdale? Culture Secretary admits relationship with sex workerPrime Minister Margaret Thatcher and was awarded an OBE in her resignation hono
Who is John Whittingdale? Culture Secretary admits relationship with sex worker
express / Posted 16 days ago
Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and was awarded an OBE in her resignation honours list. In 1999, during the Conservatives' time in opposition, he was made Parliamentary Private Secretary to the then opposition leader William Hague. Related arti... Read more
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The Economic Times
Panama scandal forces Britain to open up on taxesbut warned about the current "frenzy" surrounding British politicians' tax affa
Panama scandal forces Britain to open up on taxes
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
but warned about the current "frenzy" surrounding British politicians' tax affairs and called for "a sense of proportion". William Hague, a former Conservative leader, said it would now be "very difficult" to resist disclosure. "We live in an age... Read more
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BBC News
UK labour productivity fell in final quarter of 2015to achieving the productivity gains we need." The BBC is not responsible for t
UK labour productivity fell in final quarter of 2015
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
to achieving the productivity gains we need." The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites Politicians' leadership abilities should not be judged on the state of their personal finances, ex-Tory leader William Hague... Read more
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BBC News
UK service sector growth 'remains subdued'March hit the slowest pace since January 2013. The BBC is not responsible for
UK service sector growth 'remains subdued'
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
March hit the slowest pace since January 2013. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites Politicians' leadership abilities should not be judged on the state of their personal finances, ex-Tory leader William Hague... Read more
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BBC News
UK economic growth 'to soften further'23 June referendum as its membership is split. The BBC is not responsible for
UK economic growth 'to soften further'
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
23 June referendum as its membership is split. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites Politicians' leadership abilities should not be judged on the state of their personal finances, ex-Tory leader William Hague... Read more
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BBC News
UK industrial output fall prompts growth fearsJanuary's figure was revised higher to £5.2bn. The BBC is not responsible for
UK industrial output fall prompts growth fears
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
January's figure was revised higher to £5.2bn. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites Politicians' leadership abilities should not be judged on the state of their personal finances, ex-Tory leader William Hague... Read more
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BBC News
Boko Haram crisis: 'Huge rise' in child suicide bombersappear well armed in recent propaganda videos The BBC is not responsible for t
Boko Haram crisis: 'Huge rise' in child suicide bombers
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
appear well armed in recent propaganda videos The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites Politicians' leadership abilities should not be judged on the state of their personal finances, ex-Tory leader William Hague... Read more
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BBC News
Boko Haram militants 'took my children' in Chadhave their place and they must accept it. But Djibrilla will not know peace un
Boko Haram militants 'took my children' in Chad
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
have their place and they must accept it. But Djibrilla will not know peace until his five other children return home. Politicians' leadership abilities should not be judged on the state of their personal finances, ex-Tory leader William Hague sa... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Angelina Jolie campaign has failed to stamp out sexual violence as weapon of warweapon of war has failed to stamp out sexual violence in conflict, peers warn t
Angelina Jolie campaign has failed to stamp out sexual violence as weapon of war
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
weapon of war has failed to stamp out sexual violence in conflict, peers warn today. Angelina and former Foreign Secretary William Hague waged a high-profile fight to tackle the sick practice four years ago. But a House of Lords committee today... Read more
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BBC News
UK inflation rises to 0.5%rate rose from 0.3% in February to 0.5% in March, Office for National Statistic
UK inflation rises to 0.5%
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
rate rose from 0.3% in February to 0.5% in March, Office for National Statistics says Greater tax transparency among UK political leaders is here to stay but it needs to be matched by a maturity of public debate, ex-Tory leader William Hague... Read more
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BBC News
EU to make big firms come clean on taxG20 leaders agreed to follow an OECD action plan to tackle corporate tax minimi
EU to make big firms come clean on tax
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
G20 leaders agreed to follow an OECD action plan to tackle corporate tax minimisation. Greater tax transparency among UK political leaders is here to stay but it needs to be matched by a maturity of public debate, ex-Tory leader William Hague... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Who do you think you are kidding, Mr Churchill? - by Nick Robinsonsovereignty we have more power as we are part of a bigger club”, that basic arg
Who do you think you are kidding, Mr Churchill? - by Nick Robinson
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
sovereignty we have more power as we are part of a bigger club”, that basic argument has not changed since the 1950s. William Hague issued warning Cameron was told by William Hague Europe is a ticking time bomb and all he could hope was to... Read more
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Gulf News
Partition fears resurface in Lebanon after ‘Plan B’ discussed for Syriathat tied Beirut’s fate to the seriously discussed “Plan B” for Syria.In fact,
Partition fears resurface in Lebanon after ‘Plan B’ discussed for Syria
Gulf News / Posted 18 days ago
that tied Beirut’s fate to the seriously discussed “Plan B” for Syria.In fact, as the former British Foreign Secretary William Hague told BBC radio on August 20, 2013, “What is happening now in the Middle East is the most important event so far... Read more
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International Business Times
Panama Papers: Who is Soulieman Marouf London-based Syrian millionaire fixer for the Assads EU lifted the asset freeze and travel ban imposed on Marouf two years earlier w
Panama Papers: Who is Soulieman Marouf London-based Syrian millionaire fixer for the Assads
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
EU lifted the asset freeze and travel ban imposed on Marouf two years earlier with the backing of then foreign secretary William Hague. The move allowed him to continue building up his real estate portfolio in the UK. In 2014 he set up Yasmeen... Read more
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Daily Mail
Assad used Panama law firm to get round international sanctionsfrom the Treasury. His name was removed from the EU blacklist in 2014 after ge
Assad used Panama law firm to get round international sanctions
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
from the Treasury. His name was removed from the EU blacklist in 2014 after getting backing from then foreign secretary William Hague. Restrictions have now been lifted and he continues to invest in UK property. He has since registered two new... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Mossack Fonseca serviced Assad cousin's firms despite Syria corruption fearsnot expected to scrutinise the contents of the documents. There is no suggestio
Mossack Fonseca serviced Assad cousin's firms despite Syria corruption fears
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 24 days ago
not expected to scrutinise the contents of the documents. There is no suggestion that the foreign secretary at the time, William Hague, knew anything about them. The Drex documents had been signed and sealed first by the office of the deputy... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Assad’s London fixer uses offshore firms to hold luxury London flatslicences were “obtained when required” from the Treasury. Most of the restrict
Assad’s London fixer uses offshore firms to hold luxury London flats
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 24 days ago
licences were “obtained when required” from the Treasury. Most of the restrictions were short-lived. With backing from William Hague, then foreign secretary, his name was removed from the European Union blacklist in June 2014. Restrictions have... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Chagos islanders seeking justice from Britain to return them to their homelandto be able to look other governments (and human rights organisations) in the ey
Chagos islanders seeking justice from Britain to return them to their homeland
Irish Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
to be able to look other governments (and human rights organisations) in the eye, in 2012 former UK foreign secretary William Hague commissioned KPMG to conduct a feasibility study on resettlement in Chagos. The report, published over a year... Read more
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