Tag Archives: Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Mark Collins – The Foreign Office in 1985 (and the Trans-Siberian)

12 Dec

The start of a piece by Simon Winchester in the NY Times Book Review: Thirty-one years ago, while on a railway journey between London and Hong Kong, I stopped off in Mongolia and to a briefly illus…

Source: Mark Collins – The Foreign Office in 1985 (and the Trans-Siberian)

Mark Collins – The 2003 Iraq Invasion and the Decline of the UK Foreign Office

19 Sep

Further to this post (note second comment), UK Internal Diplomacy Pre-Iraq Invasion 2003 a letter at the London Review of Books: Failures at the Foreign Office I was employed by the Foreign and Com…

Source: Mark Collins – The 2003 Iraq Invasion and the Decline of the UK Foreign Office