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Vexed by cuts, 200 US diplomats call on Congress to defend diplomacy

Vexed by cuts, 200 US diplomats call on Congress to defend diplomacy

Over 200 former U.S. ambassadors are ringing the alarm about a “crisis” in American diplomacy and the urgent need to restore its power and influence in U.S. foreign policy. The letter, sent to the top Republican and Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, is the latest warning about the Trump administration depleting the ranks…

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‘We will have the flexibility to repeatedly defend ourselves’

‘We will have the flexibility to repeatedly defend ourselves’

Britain’s ambassador to Russia, Laurie Bristow, has been summoned to the country’s foreign ministry and handed an official response to the UK’s sanctions. It follows tensions between the two countries over the nerve agent attack on a former spy and his daughter in the UK.

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