Press Releases

Nov 15, 2011 13:03 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office Foreign Office Minister Alistair Burt has issued a statement following the attacks over the last few days in Ta’iz

Nov 11, 2011 10:25 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office Foreign Office Minister Henry Bellingham: "I condemn these actions that have once again put civilian lives at risk, and reiterate my call for all aerial bombardment in the border areas to cease immediately."

Nov 08, 2011 10:19 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office The Foreign Secretary attended an official Ceremony in Strasbourg today to mark the handover of the Chairmanship from Ukraine.

Nov 08, 2011 10:18 GMT Foreign and Commonwealth Office A Foreign Office Spokesperson said that the 8 November poll is an opportunity to consolidate democracy and peace in Liberia, and urged all Liberians to actively participate.

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."