Tag: Political News

All change, please

European citizens from 28 countries have cast their votes and now the process begins to elect the person who will head the next European Commission….

Ecuadorian FM to visit Assange

The Foreign Minister of Ecuador, Ricardo Patino, has accused Britain of abusing the human rights of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange by refusing to give him…

FCO language skills needed

The UK risks losing credibility if more senior diplomats are not fluent in a range of languages, the Commons Foreign Affairs Committee has warned. MPs…

Diplomatic push wins Windrush rights

Undocumented Commonwealth Citizens facing deportation from the UK and destitution will have their legal rights restored after four years of persistent diplomacy. Diplomatic pressure exerted…

“All systems go” for Trump visit

Staff at the American Embassy are in full preparation mode following the confirmation of US Ambassador to London Woody Johnson that President Trump will pay…

New Commonwealth era begins

Leaders from the 53 Commonwealth nations have agreed that Prince Charles should succeed The Queen as the symbolic head of the Commonwealth, at a summit…

EU Envoys give Brexit deal thumbs up

European diplomats in London welcomed news from Brussels that sufficient progress had been made to proceed with phase two talks on the transition and future…

No deal risk for EU talks

The risk of Britain crashing out of the EU with no deal and no agreement on migrants…