Political

New FCDO merges aid and diplomacy

The Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office will combine Britain’s diplomatic skills and development expertise to be “an even greater force for good,” Foreign Secretary Dominc…

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Envoys polled on post-Brexit ties

As EU flags are lowered at British embassies abroad, we asked diplomats in...

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A Year of Protest

In the Embassy End of Year Survey, diplomats give their verdict on the eve...

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Election clarity for envoys

Diplomats’ pleas for more certainty in British politics have been answer...

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Envoys predict hung parliament

Diplomats are predicting a hung parliament by a very narrow margin in the ...

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Bridge over troubled waters

Romania assumes its first EU Presidency at a critical moment in the Union...

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The world in ‘chaotic stability’ at the end of 2018

The disruptive diplomacy of populist world leaders is making the world an ...

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All your Christmases

London’s diplomatic community got into the festive spirit hosting a numb...

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Brexit heckler removed from reception

A freelance journalist working for the Daily Mail was asked to leave a fes...

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Diplomatic push wins Windrush rights

Undocumented Commonwealth Citizens facing deportation from the UK and dest...

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