Foreign Office

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the government department in charge of foreign relations

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He has served as ambassador to Israel since 2006 and was previously the director responsible for Afghanistan and South Asia at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
The flight from Newcastle Airport to Cancun, which was scheduled to depart on Monday, May 11, will no longer operate, following advice from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Summary: The death of a British medical student in Kenya is being investigated, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office has said.
A Foreign and Commonwealth Office spokeswoman said they were in contact with the Spanish investigating authorities.
A spokesman for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office confirmed Mr Langan was "safe and well" after his release on Saturday night.
He said: "I am going to appeal to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Minister for Trade in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Department of Trade and Industry: Ian McCartney
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office warned that a specific threat had been posted on a website, informing militants where to find foreigners.
A Foreign Office spokesman said: "The corporate bonus scheme allows Foreign and Commonwealth Office line managers in London and posts overseas to recognise exceptional individual or team contributions to the achievement of the department or post objectives or targets.
The British government has named James Hoare, a China and Korea expert, as charge d'affaires for North Korea, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office said Monday.
Client Overseas Estates Department, UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Throughout the duration of this complicated multi-national situation, the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Ministry of Defence, the United States Department of State, and representatives of the Autonomous Region of Andalucia, have all contributed resources and attention to solving a complex series of issues relating to the Sussex project.
The Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs as represented by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, acting as part of the Crown, invites tenders from suitably qualified providers for the provision of an external venue for the FCO~s Assessment Centre requirements.
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) said the plane would arrive on Thursday to carry "any British nationals wishing to leave.
Beirut, Safar 7, 1435, Dec 10, 2013, SPA -- Lebanese Premier designate Tamam Salam met here today with British Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugh Robertson.
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