News story: Deputy Prime Minister meeting with President Abbas

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Inside GovernmentNews story: Deputy Prime Minister meeting with President Abbas
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English: United Kingdom’s Deputy Prime Minster and Lord President of the Council Nick Clegg. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

11 September, 2013 at 04:31pm

Nick Clegg met Palestinian President Abbas to discuss the Syria crisis and progress on the Middle East peace process. today!

They also discussed their shared concern at the impact of the Syrian conflict on Palestinian refugees, their abhorrence at the use of chemical weapons and their wish for progress towards a political solution to the conflict.

The Deputy Prime Minister said:

I was delighted to see President Abbas in London today. During our meeting I underlined to President Abbas the UK’s support for the courageous and decisive leadership he has shown, together with Prime Minister Netanyahu, by returning to talks on the Middle East Peace Process. I also paid tribute to President Abbas’ deeply-held commitment to peace.

 

 

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Correspondence: Letter from OFT to Chancellor: recommendations on Lloyds Banking Group and Royal Bank of Scotland divestments

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Correspondence: Letter from OFT to Chancellor: recommendations on Lloyds Banking Group and Royal Bank of Scotland divestments
11 September, 2013 at 04:59pm

The Office of Fair Trading’s recommendations on the impact of divestments being made by Lloyds Banking Group and Royal Bank of Scotland.

News story: Office of Fair Trading reports to government on Lloyds and RBS divestments

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News story: Office of Fair Trading reports to government on Lloyds and RBS divestments
11 September, 2013 at 04:59pm

Government receives OFT’s recommendations in report on Lloyds Banking Group and Royal Bank of Scotland divestments.

News story: Changes to passport services for British Nationals

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News story: Changes to passport services for British Nationals
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The application process for passports for British nationals living overseas has been centralised.