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Foreign Office releases figures on Brits in trouble overseas

Prisoner behind bars

London, 04 August 2011
The number of Britons arrested overseas has fallen by over 10%, but despite this positive trend Foreign Office staff still handled 5,700 arrest cases last year.

Foreign Secretary comments on Syria

Foreign Secretary William Hague Crown Copyright

London, 03 August 2011
Foreign Secretary William Hague welcomes the UN Security Council Presidential Statement on Syria and calls on President Assad’s regime to end its violence and to allow genuine political reform.

Holidays 4 UK Ltd ceases trading

London, 03 August 2011
Travel company Holidays 4 UK Ltd has ceased trading with immediate effect. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) will be arranging repatriation for all customers in line with the scheduled end of their holiday.



What does a diplomat do?
>> ...Looking at my diary for last month, what strikes me is how incredibly varied my work is... <<
Catherine Barber, Chargé d’affaires, Sofia
1 August 2011
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>>..#Somalia matters to the #UK: latest blog from Matt Baugh, Senior Representative for Somalia<<
3 August 2011

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