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UK aid, foreign ministry merger sparks concerns over aid budget
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Richard Moore named new MI6 chiefRichard Moore is to become the new chief of the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6), replacing Sir Alex Younger, who will leave the service in the autumn, the Foreign Office said.
UK's superpower status diminished by decision to merge DfID with Foreign Office, MPs warnWorld's poorest will lose out the most, report says
Singapore 'revokes Britons' work permits over lockdown bar crawl'Foreign Office says 'a number of British men' have lost right to work in city-state
Foreign Office boss expected to step down early after Boris Johnson merger planThe Foreign Office's most senior civil servant is expected to stand down early after Boris Johnson announced plans for a merger with the department for international development.
Harry Dunn: High Court rejects bid to disclose 'secret agreement'An attempt to make the Foreign Office release evidence on diplomatic immunity is rejected.
Civil servants react with shock and anger after decision to merge DfID with Foreign OfficeThe Independent understands that PM, who acted alone in authorising merger, provided no instructions on how to facilitate restructuring
UK to merge international development ministry and Foreign OfficeBritain will merge the Foreign Office and its international development ministry while retaining a commitment to spend 0.7% of gross national income on development aid, Prime Minister Boris Johnson..
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Britain announces 160 million pounds in humanitarian aid to Yemen: ministerBritain announced on Tuesday 160 million pounds ($201 million) in humanitarian aid to Yemen, James Cleverly, the Foreign Office minister for the Middle East and North Africa, told a pledging conference..
Coronavirus: British Council future in jeopardy due to severe impact of pandemic on finances, major union warnsForeign Office minister says impact of virus on organisation's 'operations and funding is considerable'
Britain would not support Israeli West Bank annexation: ministerBritain would not support an Israeli annexation of parts of the West Bank as it would make a two-state solution with the Palestinians more difficult to achieve, junior Foreign Office minister James..
Harry Dunn: Lawyer accuses foreign secretary of 'scandalous attempted cover up', as family to receive disclosure documentsParents of teenage motorcyclist seeking judicial review into Foreign Office's handling of his death
Coronavirus: Foreign Office urged to help stranded non-UK nationals who have British residencyShadow foreign secretary says NHS workers are 'desperate' to get back to frontline in UK
Harry Dunn: Lawyer for suspect 'has spoken to Foreign Office'Anne Sacoolas left for the US, citing diplomatic immunity, after the crash that killed Harry Dunn.
Iranian dual national Foroughi returns to UK, nine years after arrestKamal Foroughi, an 80-year-old man with dual Iranian-British nationality, has returned to Britain nine years after being arrested in Iran on spying charges, the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office..
Coronavirus: Foreign Office links up with airlines to fly stranded Britons homeForeign Office to work with airlines to get tens of thousands home - and spend £75m on other charter flights.
Coronavirus: Foreign Office advises against travel to US and SpainAnnouncement comes just after Donald Trump extended US travel ban to UK
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UK advises Britons against non-essential travel to ItalyBritain's Foreign Office on Monday advised https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/italy Britons against all but essential travel to Italy after Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said the whole..
Anger as Boris Johnson 'hands Foreign Office' power to spend aid budgetAlarm raised after leaked memo reveals department for international department staff have been told to report to Dominic Raab's department
Some British embassy staff in Tehran evacuated due to coronavirusDependants and some staff are being evacuated from the British embassy in Tehran as of March 1 due to coronavirus but essential staff will remain, Britain's Foreign Office said on Sunday as part of a..
Boris Johnson's government posted job advert for 'government butler' with knowledge of fine winesAd posted by the Foreign Office appears to have been taken down
Coronavirus: Evacuation flight carrying Britons from quarantined cruise ship takes off from JapanA repatriation flight carrying 32 British and European passengers evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship has taken off from Japan, the Foreign Office has said.
Flight carrying British evacuees from coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan takes offBritain's Foreign Office on Friday said the evacuation flight for its nationals on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship has taken off from Japan, following the coronavirus outbreak.
Russia behind huge Georgia cyber-attack, UK saysThe UK Foreign Office said October's attack was designed to undermine Georgia's sovereignty.
UK working to organize flight for British nationals on cruise ship with coronavirusBritain's Foreign Office said on Wednesday it is working to organize a flight to Japan to evacuate its nationals from a cruise ship hit by the coronavirus.
Harry Dunn crash: Foreign Office rejects public inquiry callThe Foreign Office is "confident" the case was "handled properly and lawfully throughout".
Foreign Office staff banned from saying 'no-deal Brexit' despite threat of UK leaving EU with no trade agreementDiplomats told to say 'trading relationship with the EU like Australia' - although Canberra lacks a trade deal with Brussels
UK to send another civilian aircraft to help Britons leave WuhanBritain's Foreign Office said late on Tuesday that it will charter another civilian aircraft to help British nationals and their dependents leave China's Wuhan for the UK on Sunday amidst the spread of..
Coronavirus: Britons told to leave China as death toll rises and over 20,000 infected around globeThe Foreign Office has advised all British nationals to leave China due to the coronavirus outbreak, which has killed more than 420 people.
Coronavirus news - live: British Foreign Office pulls staff from China as US declares national emergency and death toll reaches 259Follow the latest updates
UK denounces brief arrest of envoy in Tehran as violation of lawBritain's Foreign Office confirmed on Saturday that the country's ambassador in Tehran was briefly detained by Iranian authorities, denouncing the arrest as a "flagrant violation of international law".
Iran plane crash: UK ambassador arrested during protests in TehranThe Foreign Office condemns his arrest as a "flagrant violation of international law".
Britain to discuss Iran crisis with France and GermanyBritish Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab travels to Brussels on Tuesday to discuss with France and Germany the crisis sparked by the killing of Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani, the British..
UK Foreign Office warns against Iran and Iraq travelThe Foreign Office changes its travel advice after general Qasem Soleimani was killed in a US airstrike.
Cyprus government defends courts after criticism of Briton's rape claim trialUK Foreign Office expresses 'serious concern' about fairness of case
Ayia Napa: Foreign Office 'concerned' over Briton found guilty over rape claimThe 19-year-old was found guilty over lying about being gang-raped by 12 Israelis in Cyprus in July.
Request for 50 Cent's phone number among oddest Foreign Office enquiries of 2019'We can't hand out famous rappers' phone numbers, collect your lost property or advise on Windsor Castle's dress code'
Harry Dunn: Parents begin legal proceedings against Foreign OfficeHarry Dunn's parents want a judicial review into the diplomatic immunity of the suspect in crash that caused his death.
UK demands China give UN access to Muslim detention campsForeign Office responds to leaked documents revealing systematic brainwashing and digital mass surveillance
Britain says it is concerned by escalation of violence in Hong KongBritain's Foreign Office said on Monday it was concerned about the escalation of violence between protesters and police in Hong Kong and urged both sides to find a way forward.
Foreign aid department could be scrapped if Conservatives win general election, minister saysThreat emerges amid suspicions about Boris Johnson's plans - after he called for it to be gobbled up by Foreign Office
Britain's Prince William to visit Kuwait and Oman in DecemberBritain's Prince William will visit Kuwait and Oman in December at the request of the Foreign Office, Kensington Palace said in a statement on Tuesday.
British man arrested after young daughter is 'beaten to death' in five-star hotel in KazakhstanForeign Office confirms death of British child as man held on suspicion of murder