Press Releases

Foreign Secretary welcomes signing of Gulf Cooperation Council initiative on Yemen

Nov 24, 2011 09:27 GMT
Foreign Secretary welcomes signing of the Gulf Cooperation Council initiative which com...

Foreign Office and Cayman Islands sign new fiscal responsibility framework

Nov 24, 2011 09:26 GMT
Foreign Office Minister Henry Bellingham said the signing of the framework is a clear s...

Foreign Secretary calls on the Government of Bahrain to implement Commission of Inquiry's recommendations

Nov 24, 2011 09:26 GMT
Foreign Secretary William Hague has called on the Government of Bahrain to implement re...

Foreign Secretary welcomes the formation of a transitional government in Libya

Nov 23, 2011 09:41 GMT
Foreign Secretary William Hague: "This represents a real opportunity to achieve justice...

Foreign Secretary welcomes UN condemnation of Syrian regime’s abuses

Nov 23, 2011 09:41 GMT
Foreign Secretary William Hague was welcomed the passage of a UK drafted human rights r...

UK Government to discuss new strategy with Overseas Territories leaders

Nov 23, 2011 09:40 GMT
The Government's new strategy for its Overseas Territories will be at the heart of disc...

Foreign Secretary welcomes UN human rights resolutions on Iran, DPRK and Burma

Nov 22, 2011 10:34 GMT
The UN General Assembly today voted in favour of the three human rights resolutions by ...

Afghanistan, Middle East and North Africa, Iran and Somalia discussed in Brussels

Nov 22, 2011 10:33 GMT
EU Foreign Ministers met in Brussels on 14-15 November to discuss Afghanistan, Middle E...

UK welcomes Overseas Territories role in agreeing new measures to protect seabirds

Nov 22, 2011 10:33 GMT
Foreign Office Minister Henry Bellingham has welcomed the UK Overseas Territories impor...

UK and Colombia sign joint declaration on human rights

Nov 22, 2011 10:32 GMT
Prime Minister David Cameron met Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos in London on 21...