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A new bi-polar world?

A survey of top posts conducted among London’s diplomats reveals the return of a bi-polar world – but this time with China emerging as America’s…

FCO means business

A trade expert has been appointed the most senior official at the Foreign Office, reinforcing Prime Minister David Cameron’s new emphasis on commercial diplomacy. Simon…

Candid Cameron

Foreign Secretary William Hague promised a “distinctly different” British foreign policy and on his recent global tour, Prime Minister David Cameron delivered it with a…

Meet the lean, mean FAC team

The Foreign Office will be put through its paces by a team of tough-minded backbench members of parliament recently appointed to the new Foreign Affairs…