Press Releases

Nov 08, 2011 10:17 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office Foreign Office Minister Henry Bellingham condemned Friday's attacks in Yobe and Borno, and offered condolences to the families of the victims.

Nov 08, 2011 10:16 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office Foreign Office Minister Jeremy Browne said that he looks forward working constructively with the President-elect and his government to bring the two countries closer together.

Nov 04, 2011 10:23 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office Foreign Secretary William Hague met Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak in London on 3 November to discuss developments in the Middle East.

Nov 04, 2011 10:22 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office An international youth audience will put their questions on climate change to a panel led by Foreign Secretary William Hague in a live webcast on 8 November.

Nov 04, 2011 09:54 GMT Church of Sweden “To our great surprise, Sweden belonged to the small group of fourteen countries that chose to vote against Palestine’s membership in Unesco,” write the Church of Sweden’s Archbishop and the head of foreign affairs to Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt.

Nov 03, 2011 10:57 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office Foreign Secretary William Hague: "The first step must be to stop the violence and repression, without which all other measures are meaningless."

Nov 03, 2011 10:56 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office A Foreign Office spokesperson said that progress on the integration and rehabilitation of the former Maoist combatants, and on a democratic and inclusive new constitution is now within Nepal's grasp.

Nov 02, 2011 11:13 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office Foreign Secretary William Hague has called on Israel to reverse the decision, and called for both sides to return to negotiations.

Oct 31, 2011 09:50 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office Commenting on the Israeli air strikes on Gaza and the rocket attacks by Palestinian militant groups on Israel, all today, Foreign Office Minister Mr Jeremy Browne issued a statement.

Oct 28, 2011 10:27 BST Foreign and Commonwealth Office Minister for Africa Henry Bellingham said the UK is committed to helping DRC to hold free, credible and peaceful elections, as campaigning begins.