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#Foreign Office

# foreign-office - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Coronavirus: Department of Foreign Affairs advises Irish people in China to leave if their presence is 'not essential'

A new updated warning advises people to “avoid non-essential” travel.

# foreign-office - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

34-year-old Down man dies in Cambodia

Martin Stephen Hale was found dead in his guesthouse in the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh.

# foreign-office - Friday 22 April, 2016

Travel advice given to LGBT tourists over North Carolina bathroom law

A number of high profile musicians have cancelled gigs in North Carolina and Mississippi over anti-LGBT laws.

# foreign-office - Friday 24 July, 2015

Two dead after car falls more than 1,000 ft from mountain

The incident happened at around 7.30am this morning.

# foreign-office - Saturday 1 November, 2014

British tourists warned they could be targeted by terrorists

The Foreign Office said it would be motivated by the conflict in Iraq and Syria.

# foreign-office - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Family of British man kidnapped by ISIS ask his captors to make contact

Islamic State has threatened to kill David Haines, who was kidnapped in March last year.

# foreign-office - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

A British government minister quit because he couldn't make enough money to live in London

Mark Simmonds said he wants to focus on his family.

# foreign-office - Saturday 21 December, 2013

British doctor 'failed by his government and Syrians'

The family of Dr Abbas Khan spoke to BBC News about their anger following his death in a Syrian prison.

# foreign-office - Monday 4 March, 2013

British government sells off French wine to cut down on costs

Some of the British government’s wine is being sold off as part of a bid to make its hospitality service self-funding.

# foreign-office - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Taliban claims responsibility for attack on embassies in Kabul

The Taliban claims responsibility for blasts in downtown Kabul, as US Black Hawk aircraft enter to patrol the area.