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Truss wants reassurance over ‘appalling’ behaviour before lifting Oxfam aid ban

The UK suspended aid funding to the charity in April 2021 following sexual misconduct claims against staff. The Foreign Secretary wants to “reassure” herself before lifting the suspension on aid funding for Oxfam after a string of “appalling” allegations were levelled against the charity’s staff.

guernseypress.com ,  4 days ago 0
Truss wants reassurance over ‘appalling’ behaviour before lifting Oxfam aid ban

TUI cancels all flights to popular holiday destination

Tui has cancelled all flights to Sri Lanka amid ongoing political unrest as the nation's new prime minister says the country is down to its last day of petrol. Now with a shortage of foreign currency and soaring inflation, the country is facing a severe shortage of medicines, fuel and other essential.

barrheadnews.com ,  5 days ago 0
TUI cancels all flights to popular holiday destination

UK will not shy away from taking action on Northern Ireland Protocol, says Truss

The Foreign Secretary accused the EU of putting forward proposals that ‘take us backwards’ on solving friction within the UK’s internal market. The UK will not “shy away” from taking action on the Northern Ireland Protocol, the Foreign Secretary has said in a push for treaty reform.

guernseypress.com ,  11 days ago 0
UK will not shy away from taking action on Northern Ireland Protocol, says Truss

The real problem is Priti Patel – not refugees

Letters to the editor: our readers share their views. Please send your letters to letters@independent.co.uk Tuesday 19 April 2022 14:37 Regarding Priti Patel’s rant about how her critics “aren’t coming up with solutions” – may I respectfully suggest that this might be because many of us don’t see a problem in the UK welcoming refugees fleeing from conflict?

independent.co.uk ,  1 month ago 439
The real problem is Priti Patel – not refugees

MPs call for British child and ill mother to be returned to UK from Syrian camp

Mother is unlikely to survive without medical intervention, leaving her young son orphaned, say doctors MPs and a human rights group have called on the UK government to repatriate a young British boy and his gravely ill mother from a detention camp in Syria, after doctors said she was at risk of dying and leaving the child orphaned.

theguardian.com ,  1 month ago 27
MPs call for British child and ill mother to be returned to UK from Syrian camp

Trump White House aide was secret author of report used to push ‘big lie’

© Provided by The Guardian Photograph: Alex Brandon/AP Weeks after the 2020 election, at least one Trump White House aide was named as secretly producing a report that alleged Donald Trump lost to Joe Biden because of Dominion Voting Systems – research that formed the basis of the former president’s wider efforts to overturn the election.

msn.com ,  2 months ago 19
Trump White House aide was secret author of report used to push ‘big lie’

Roman Abramovich's sanctions announcement 'made to look like promo for Netflix show'

Chelsea fans have been left baffled after Roman Abramovich's sanctions were announced in a similar style to that of a Netflix promo by the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office have been questioned for announcing Roman Abramovich's sanctions in the style of a Netflix promo.

dailystar.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
Roman Abramovich's sanctions announcement 'made to look like promo for Netflix show'

Leave now! British nationals told to escape Russia as war tensions erupt - official advice

BRITISH nationals in Russia have been told to escape the country in official advice as war tensions erupt. This morning, on Saturday, the Government posted an update urging its citizens living in Russia to “consider leaving by remaining commercial routes”. It stressed flying directly to the UK may not be possible, warning travel plans will likely need to be amended.

express.co.uk ,  2 months ago 13
Leave now! British nationals told to escape Russia as war tensions erupt - official advice

What you can do to help the people of Ukraine

Amongst the carnage caused by Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine, many people have been left without the basic things they need to survive. Charities, businesses and organisations from across Suffolk are rallying to meet this challenge head-on with donations of food, clothes, and money – but what is the best way to help them?

eadt.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
What you can do to help the people of Ukraine

Spain holidays: New entry rules mean some unvaccinated Brits can visit Spain - all we know

SPAIN has amended its entry rules for Britons who have not yet received a full dose of coronavirus vaccines. In line with this, the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) has issued a new update. What do you need to know? In recent months, only fully vaccinated Britons have been permitted to enter Spain for the purposes of tourism.

express.co.uk ,  2 months ago 35
Spain holidays: New entry rules mean some unvaccinated Brits can visit Spain - all we know

The latest government advice on travelling to Ukraine

The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office also makes it clear that those who go to Ukraine to fight could be prosecuted The situation in Ukraine is fast-moving and it's clearly not a safe place to be. But there have been reports of people heading to the country to help to fight the Russian invasion and at the weekend Foreign Secretary Liz Truss stated that she "support" anyone from the UK who chooses to go to Ukraine.

getsurrey.co.uk ,  2 months ago 1
The latest government advice on travelling to Ukraine

Truss facing questions over support for UK citizens going to Ukraine to fight

The Foreign Secretary has said she supports people from the UK who might want to join an international force The Foreign Secretary is facing questions over whether she endorses Britons breaking the law following comments made about British citizens fighting in Ukraine. Liz Truss told the BBC's Sophie Raworth on Sunday that she "absolutely" supports British citizens going to fight in Ukraine "if that's what they want to do".

buckinghamshirelive.com ,  2 months ago 1
Truss facing questions over support for UK citizens going to Ukraine to fight

Senior Communication Officers x 15

Joining the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) means making a real difference to the world. Now uniting development and diplomacy in one department, the FCDO pursues the UK’s national interests overseas. We are at the heart of an unrivalled global network of economic, diplomatic and security partnerships.

campaignlive.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
Senior Communication Officers x 15

Communication Officers x 15

Joining the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) means making a real difference to the world. Now uniting development and diplomacy in one department, the FCDO pursues the UK’s national interests overseas. We are at the heart of an unrivalled global network of economic, diplomatic and security partnerships.

campaignlive.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
Communication Officers x 15

Britons fear ‘chaos’ as they try to flee Ukraine following Foreign Office advice

There will be no Afghanistan-style military airlift for Brits seeking to flee Ukraine, leaving people rushing to get out of the country Britons based in Ukraine are facing a desperate scramble to evacuate after the Foreign Office warned they should leave immediately. The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office issued fresh guidance on Friday telling British nationals to “leave now while commercial means are still available”.

inews.co.uk ,  3 months ago 0
Britons fear ‘chaos’ as they try to flee Ukraine following Foreign Office advice

Little chance of progress over protocol before elections, DUP leader warns

EC vice president Maros Sefcovic and Foreign Secretary Liz Truss met in London on Friday as part of their attempt to break the deadlock. The chances of problems with the Northern Ireland Protocol being resolved before Stormont Assembly elections in May are “quite small”, DUP leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson has said.

independent.co.uk ,  3 months ago 5
Little chance of progress over protocol before elections, DUP leader warns

British nationals advised to leave Ukraine immediately

The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office has updated its travel advice to Ukraine, and is now advising British nationals against all travel to Ukraine. British nationals currently in Ukraine should leave now while commercial means are still available. A Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office spokesperson said: “The safety and security of British nationals is our top priority, which is why we have updated our travel advice.

nen.press ,  3 months ago 7
British nationals advised to leave Ukraine immediately