FOI release

FOI release: diplomatic immunity and alleged offences (2)

Diplomatic immunity and alleged offences.


Diplomatic immunity and alleged offences

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FOI 0691-16 gives a link to a similar FOI response on and explains that the police asked the FCO to request waivers of immunity in connection with five of the eleven alleged serious and significant offences listed in this year’s Written Ministerial Statement (WMS) and one waiver was granted. It also explains that the FCO warned the missions in question and demanded that 2 of the alleged offenders leave the UK. A further 2 alleged offenders were withdrawn by their governments and another left the UK of his or her own accord

Published 10 September 2016