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On Her Majesty's Service - in a new way
  • calender icon August 25, 2015

  • user icon Matthew Teller, BBC News

The outgoing British ambassador to Lebanon hates the image of diplomats as stuck-up champagne-drinking mandarins, and goes out of his way to prove ...

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How to step down as an ambassador – with style
  • calender icon August 13, 2015

  • user icon Christopher Meyer, The Telegraph

That sound you hear is the massed ranks of long-departed British ambassadors turning in their graves. Some of us, alive but retired, have had to re ...

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Lebanese satirist takes on British ambassador
  • calender icon November 25, 2013

  • user icon Al Jazeera

A mock diplomatic spat went viral after a popular Lebanese satirist lampooned an open letter by the British Ambassador to Lebanon. British ...

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Dream big, kid, and give Carla a call
  • calender icon August 11, 2013

  • user icon Lucy Fisher, The Sunday Times

Pearls of wisdom — and some tempting invitations — have been written for a British envoy’s infant son by a host of world figures. ...

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Middle East Ender
  • calender icon February 5, 2013

  • user icon West Ham United

The Greedy Goose Restaurant in Beirut is not exactly the first place you would expect to find a West Ham United supporter cheering on his team. ...

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Our man in Beirut strips down to 140 characters
  • calender icon December 1, 2012

  • user icon The World Today, Chatham House

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Tom Fletcher. Un optimisme à toute épreuve
  • calender icon October 19, 2012

  • user icon L'Hebdo Magazine

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