Political Archive

High hopes

France has taken over the helm of an EU in stormy waters: the Irish rejected the Lisbon Treaty, world trade talks are flat-lining and a…

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Mixed reaction over Treaty rejection

The Lisbon Treaty – is it a dead end or is there a way around? Lon...

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Don’t close down

Foreign Secretary David Miliband has warned against nations “sleepw...

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Ban urges action to combat threats

The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has called for more urgency in...

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Shake-up at FCO

More British diplomats are to be sent to the Middle East and South Asia...

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Envoy slams ‘biased report’

Cambodian Ambassador Hor Nambora has accused The Guardian of biased rep...

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Pakistan back in the club

Pakistan's High Commissioner, Maleeha Lodhi, departed London on a high ...

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Ambassador hits out at media

China’s Ambassador to the UK has warned that “misleading” reporting by ...

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Sharp focus

The Foreign Office has just emerged from a period of intense naval gazi...

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Entente formidable

Talleyrand, one of the greatest French diplomats, once said, “Give me a...

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